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Information on PSCI and resource materials on pharmaceutical supply chain sustainability.

The resources are particularly targeted at companies working in the supply chain – our suppliers – who are warmly encouraged to make free use of all the materials here.

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Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI) Tools

Link
7 Jul 2015

A wide range of tools designed by GEMI to help companies improve the environment and provide business value.

  • Environment

Process Mass Intensity Calculation Tool

Link
7 Jul 2015

The PMI Calculator enables you to quickly determine the PMI value by accounting for the raw material inputs and bulk API outputs of a process.

Updated Version - http://www.acs.org/content/dam/acsorg/greenchemistry/industriainnovation/roundtable/Convergent-PMI-Tool.xlsx

  • Environment

Process Mass Intensity Calculator Presentation

Link
7 Jul 2015

The PMI Calculator enables you to quickly determine the PMI value by accounting for the raw material inputs and bulk API outputs of a process.

Updated Version - http://www.acs.org/content/dam/acsorg/greenchemistry/industriainnovation/roundtable/Convergent-PMI-Presentation.pptx

  • Environment

Solvent Selection Guide

Link
7 Jul 2015

The ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable Solvent Selection Guide .

Update: Another selection guide (2015) has been published as a scientific paper. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlepdf/2016/gc/c5gc01008j

  • Environment

Antitrust Policy

Organisational Information
6 Jul 2015

The PSCI operates in compliance with the antitrust and competition laws of all applicable countries, including the United States (both state and federal) and European Union. To that end, PSCI has drafted these competition guidelines to serve as a general code of conduct for PSCI as well as its constituent members.

Shared Audit Process Diagram

Document
6 Jul 2015

Through the application of the PSCI Principles, better social, economic and environmental outcomes will result for all those involved in the pharmaceutical supply chain. As an industry, we will focus our efforts on positive social and environmental changes, and building supply chain capacity.

  • Audit Programme

Joint Audit Process Diagram

Document
6 Jul 2015

Through the application of the PSCI Principles, better social, economic and environmental outcomes will result for all those involved in the pharmaceutical supply chain. As an industry, we will focus our efforts on positive social and environmental changes, and building supply chain capacity.

  • Audit Programme
The Principles

The Principles

Document
24 Jun 2015

The Pharmaceutical Industry Principles for Responsible Supply Chain Management set the standard for ethics, labor, health and safety, environment and related management systems. The Principles may be voluntarily supported by any business in the pharmaceutical industry.

Select your preferred language from the options below
  • Ethics
  • Human Rights and Labor
  • Health & Safety
  • Environment
  • Management Systems
Guidance For Implementing The Principles

Guidance For Implementing The Principles

Document
24 Jun 2015

The Implementation Guidance Document provides examples of business practices and performance related to the Principles.

Select your preferred language from the options below
  • Ethics
  • Human Rights and Labor
  • Health & Safety
  • Environment
  • Management Systems

ILO Combating Forced Labor: A Handbook for Employers & Business

Link
1 Jan 2015

This sample checklist is designed for compliance personnel operating in companies or third party organisations providing services to companies. The aim of this checklist is to help compliance personnel perform better assessments.

  • Human Rights and Labor
  • Freely Chosen Employment

Global Social Compliance Tool

Document
1 Sep 2013

The Global Social Compliance Programme is a business‐driven programme for companies whose vision is to harmonise existing efforts in order to deliver a shared, global and sustainable approach for the continuous improvement of working and environmental conditions across categories and sectors in the global supply chain.

  • Human Rights and Labor

3M Respirator Selection Guide

Link
1 Jun 2013

The 3M™ Respirator Selection Guide includes a list of chemicals for which 3M respirators can be recommended. This information can be used to supplement general industrial hygiene knowledge.

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Quantitative Risk Assessment

Slides
14 May 2013

Quantitative Risk Assessment slideshow.

  • Health & Safety

J&J Risk Based Exposure Assessment Process

Slides
14 May 2013

"The J&J Risk Based Exposure Assessment Process" slideshow from the IH & Containment Conference.

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Flexible Materials

Slides
14 May 2013

Flexible Materials slideshow from the IH & Containment Conference.

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Qualitative Risk Assessment (API & Chemicals) RBEAC Guideline

Slides
1 May 2013

"Qualitative Risk Assessment (API & Chemicals) RBEAC Guideline" slideshow.

  • Health & Safety

Flexible & Contained Transfer Solution for Powders

Slides
1 May 2013

"Flexible and Contained Transfer Solution for Small Powder Quantities" slideshow.

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Flexible Containment Solutions

Slides
1 May 2013

"Flexible Containment Solutions" slideshow.

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Laboratory Animal Allergy Program

Slides
20 Mar 2012

"Laboratory Animal Allergy Program" slideshow.

  • Ethics
  • Animal Welfare

Controlling exposures to API

Document
22 Sep 2011

PowerPoint from ISPE on controlling exposure to Active Pharmaceutical Agents.

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Guidelines for Process Safety Management - Mandarin Chinese

Document
1 May 2011

Guidelines for process safety management of petrochemical corporations.

  • Health & Safety
  • Process Safety

Code of Ethics

Document
1 Apr 2011

This Code of Ethics defines Sanofi-Aventis expectations when conducting business. It is provided as a resource to guide its employees in dealing with issues, both inside and outside the Group, that may be encountered as part of day to day functional responsibilities.

  • Ethics
  • Business Integrity & Fair Competition

HMG Guidance on UK Bribery Act 2010

Link
1 Mar 2011

Guidance about procedures which relevant commercial organisations can put into place to prevent persons associated with them from bribing.

  • Ethics
  • Bribery & Corruption

Environmental Handbook - Danish Environment Ministry

Document
1 Feb 2011

A practical handbook for suppliers and sub-suppliers on good environmental practices, prepared by the Danish Ethical Trading Initiative (DIEH) in cooperation with COWI and the Danish Federation of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises as part of a joint project between DIEH and the Danish Environmental Protection Agency.

  • Environment

Supplier Relations Charter

Document
1 Jan 2011

The sanofi-aventis charter: The purpose of the Supplier Relationships Charter is to clarify the rules of conduct that must be respected by all Group collaborators in their relations with suppliers. The Charter supplements the Group’s Code of Ethics, in particular as concerns the Group’s image and reputation, integrity, ethical conduct and freedom from conflicts of interest. The Charter defines and sets Procurement rules of conduct that must be respected by all Group employees at all points of interaction with suppliers.

  • Ethics
  • Business Integrity & Fair Competition

Corporate Compliance Policy

Document
1 Dec 2010

An example of Corporate Compliance Policy from Bayer.
http://www.bayer.com/downloads/corporate_compliance_english.pdfx

  • Management Systems

Qualitative Exposure Assessment

Document
1 Dec 2010

Chemical Risk Assessment & Exposure Monitoring
Qualitative Chemical Risk Assessment

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene
Quantitative Exposure Assessment

Quantitative Exposure Assessment

Document
1 Dec 2010

Chemical Risk Assessment & Exposure Monitoring
Quantitative Risk Assessment

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene
Basic Informatoin for OEL PBOEL-HHC IPI and API

Basic Informatoin for OEL PBOEL-HHC IPI and API

Document
1 Dec 2010

Basic Informatoin for OEL PBOEL-HHC IPI and API

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Chemical hazard communication

Document
1 Dec 2010

Working safely with chemicals

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Example Qualitative chemical risk assessment Cork

Document
1 Dec 2010

Example Qualitative chemical risk assessment Cork

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

General Hygiene Practices

Document
1 Nov 2010

PowerPoint on good hygiene practices.

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Personal Protective Equipment - basic training

Document
1 Nov 2010

"Personal Protective Equipment" PowerPoint

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Labs - testing performance hoods isolators

Document
1 Oct 2010

Testing Fume Hoods & Isolators
Chemical Production & Development site Geel
Michel Vangeel – EHS Department – October 2010

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

GHS - basic training

Document
1 Oct 2010

Info session Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of chemicals

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Respiratory Protection - overview

Document
15 Sep 2010

"Respiratory Protection" - Overview.

  • Health & Safety
  • Worker Protection

Introduction basics IH and Maturity Ladder

Document
1 Sep 2010

PowerPoint on "IH Maturity Ladder for EM".

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Example SDS Risperidone

Document
9 Jul 2010

Example SDS Risperidone (version with GHS info not available yet)

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

UNGC Fighting Corruption in the Supply Chain

Link
1 Jun 2010

The UN Global Compact’s Fighting Corruption in the Supply Chain: A Guide for Customers and Suppliers outlines why businesses must join the fight against corruption and provides pragmatic advice on addressing this complex challenge.

  • Ethics
  • Business Integrity & Fair Competition

Behaviour in Competition

Document
11 Mar 2010

Roche's Guide to Competition Law.

  • Ethics
  • Business Integrity & Fair Competition
Example Risk Assessment and Monitoring Program CP

Example Risk Assessment and Monitoring Program CP

Document
1 Feb 2010

Chemical Risk Assessment & Exposure Monitoring
Chemical Production & Development Janssen Pharma Geel Belgium
Michel Vangeel - Prevention Department

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Group Code of Conduct

Document
1 Jan 2010

The Roche Group Code of Conduct is designed to guide business behaviour and provides useful links to further information.

  • Ethics

K15 Directive - Dealing with Third Party Manufacturers

Document
1 Apr 2009

The Roche Group Directive K15 concerning dealing with Third Party Manufacturers and Service Providers.

  • Management Systems

Human Rights Position

Document
1 Dec 2008

Example: Bayer's position on Human Rights and its commitments to implement them.

  • Human Rights and Labor

Containment Testing Protocol

Document
1 Sep 2008

Industrial Hygiene FAT and SAT Performance Evaluation Protocol

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Example IH report Methylphenidate HCl K3

Document
13 Aug 2008

Example IH report Methylphenidate HCl K3

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Bioethics Clinical Trials

Document
1 Aug 2008

Bioethics at Novo Nordisk. It is the expression used for all ethical issues related to the use of life science technologies in the discovery, development and production of pharmaceutical products. This covers the ethical aspects of the use of human biological material, animals and gene technology in research, and clinical trials.

  • Ethics

Example Chemical Risk Assessment and Exposure Monitoring Program

Document
1 Jun 2008

Chemical Risk Assessment and Exposure Monitoring Program

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Example IH report Methylphenidate FBG3

Document
8 Apr 2008

Example IH report Methylphenidate FBG3

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Example IH report isolator Mannitol

Document
21 Jan 2008

Example IH report isolator Mannitol

  • Health & Safety
  • Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene
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