To be the leading accredited independent commercial chemical and microbiological testing laboratory, as well as a professional scientific consultancy, in the country, with world wide reputation for professionalism and client/customer confidentiality.
To achieve this mission, and to remain a profitable venture for the shareholders of the Company. The Management and Staff are committed to providing the highest quality service to a strict Code of Ethics as laid down by the relevant professional societies.To comply with the international quality standards ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 9001, as amended from time to time.
Also to promote and encourage, in whatsoever way possible. The conservation of a clean environment for all our people and a commitment to the preservation of our wildlife.
Authorised and signed by Executive Management on this 6th day of July 2004
Vic Soffiantini, CEO
Updated and Amended: 2nd February 2021
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HEALTH AND SAFETY POLICY
Management and all employees are committed to the objective of promoting and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment for all concerned. Safety is everyone's responsibility.
To achieve this objective, the requirements of the latest amendment of the OSHA Act (Act No 181 of 1993) and the recommendations by a government inspector, are fully implemented, monitored and observed.
The identified risks and hazards facing employees include toxic substances, pathogenic microorganisms, flammable liquids, acid burns and electric shock.
Management will ensure that all employees are aware of these hazards and are trained internally by their relevant line manager, in the correct usage of such substances and equipment.
Training of staff is continuous and an integral part of the Company's policies.
Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and Safety Charts are displayed depicting the hazardous substances and their First Aid procedures and disposable of any spillages.
The Company, where reasonably requested by staff, will provide personal protective equipment to ensure personal safety at all times.
All persons, regardless of positions in the Company, are to bring to attention of management or their elected Safety Representative, of any potential hazards which might occur and which need to be remedied.
Authorised and signed by Executive Management and Saftey Officer on this 2nd day of February 2021.
VA Soffiantini, CEO
Health and Safety Officer