Vetter Receives Internationally Recognized Certification for Environmental, Health and Safety Program
9/7/2011 10:12:00 AM
RAVENSBURG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vetter received certification for its integrated management system for environmental, health and safety (EHS). The company earned ISO 14001 certification for its environmental management system and BS OHSAS 18001 certification for its occupational health and safety management system. These certifications cover all of Vetter’s European facilities and were issued by the international certification network IQNet following extensive audits. Auditors assessed how well the EHS program had been integrated into management and business processes. They also evaluated processes and organizational structures in production and laboratory areas, as well as work safety and waste management activities, among others. Vetter's results were found overall to be superior to those of similar audits.