Quality of chemical products for leathers | GSC Group

Certifications

Quality and management certified internationally

ISO 14064-1

It specifies the organisational principles and requirements to determine and subsequently reduce the GHG. This includes  the requirements for the projection of UNI EN ISO 45001 where the inventory of greenhouse gas emission will be summarized.

UNI EN ISO 45001

Refers specifically to health and work safety where we are comitted to reduce work accidents, embetter the SSL and provide a safe working environment.

UNI EN ISO 14001

Refers to the environmental management which has revolutionized our work and shaped the way of production in our organisation. It shows our comittment to the environment where we continously improve our impact by reducing polluting agents and taking the responsibility to lower emissions and waste.

UNI EN ISO 9001

Refers to quality of the products and services. It covers all decisional procedures, customer support, technical assistances including after sales support. Here we find all of the foundational elements of the GSC Group.

GSC Group has sustained significant investments to certify its production, environmental and safety standards.

UNPAC (Italian Auxiliary Tanning Producers National Union) is an association that groups producers of chemical products for leather manufacturers. Founded in 2009, it offers support to meet the requirements of a constantly evolving industry, providing solutions focused on company sustainability.

Leather Naturally is a non-profit association formed by members of the industry and aimed at promoting and divulging sustainable leather practices, and also educating consumers, designers and other members from the value chain about the environmental possibilities of leather, often wrongly categorized as an environment damaging product.

Carbon Footprint Italy is the Italian program dedicated to communicate the results of the quantification of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of products and organizations, and their reduction. GSC Group became in 2020 the first Italian company within the chemical specialties for leather industry to participate in this initiative.

Many of our experts and technicians are members of AICC (Leather Chemists Italian Association), a chemical association born in 1904 that serves as worldwide reference point in the leather industry. With headquarters in the principal tanning districts in Italy, it helps the dispersion of BAT (Best Available Techniques) and know-how of tannery skills between Italian leather chemists, arising collaborations of distinct companies.