Environmental & Personal Safety
With a stellar environmental and safety record, NFC believes excellence begins with a strong group of employees committed to continual improvement. NFC is also a member of ChemStewards®, an environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) management program sponsored by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA).
One of the important tools NFC utilizes to achieve safety success is the DuPont behavior based safety program, STOP.™ Additionally, the safety committee provides monthly training on all aspects of worker safety and well-being. To further promote EHS success, the plant conducts regular drug and alcohol testing and is designated as a tobacco-free workplace.
Nation Ford Chemical Co. enjoys an excellent relationship with all regulatory authorities, including local government officials and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. The company has an exemplary record of compliance with NPDES and Title V permits.
Nation Ford Chemical has registered sulfanilic acid in Europe as a substance with greater than 1,000 MT of exports to the EU under the REACH legislation.