ChemStewards® Overview

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ChemStewards® is an environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) management program designed to help your facility optimize its performance, save money and enhance its role as a good corporate citizen in your community. The program was established in 2005 to meet the unique needs of the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry. As a mandatory requirement for SOCMA members engaged in the manufacturing or handling of synthetic and organic chemicals, ChemStewards is helping participants reach for superior EHS&S performance.

Participants receive:

ChemStewards Management Portal

  • comprehensive ChemStewards implementation guidance
  • user-friendly manuals 
  • online education and assistance
  • opportunities to participate in regional meetings
  • site visits
  • peer-to-peer consultations 

ChemStewards creates an enormous return on investment that extends well beyond your facility's fence line. Implementing the program builds customer confidence, community trust and strengthens product stewardship throughout the supply chain.

Please use the navigation menu located on the left for more information on the ChemStewards program.

Contact ChemStewards Team for more information or assistance.


Dr. J. Holland Jordan


Dr. J. Holland JordanDr. J. Holland Jordan is Managing Director of ChemStewards®, SOCMA’s environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) continuous performance improvement management program.

Dr. Jordan leads the ChemStewards program and staff to assure member companies’ understanding, acceptance and implementation of the association’s performance improvement program. Over the years, Dr. Jordan has helped build ChemStewards from the ground up, implementing a new web-based management system, overseeing the use of third-party auditors, and customizing the program for use by many different...

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