- Click on the name of your facility at the top of the page.
- Click on Invoices to open the invoice page.
All your certificates are available here. You can download the one you have just earned and learn what else you can strive for to demonstrate implementation excellence!
To get a certificate you first need to complete the evaluation for the Supplier to Zero Level in question. Once you have submitted the evaluation and it has been reviewed, you can download your ZDHC certificate.
Congratulations! By reaching the Foundational Level, you demonstrated your awareness of ZDHC sustainable chemical management and how to implement ZDHC Solutions. You can continue your journey by starting with the Progressive Level. This Level includes a performance review and it allows you to demonstrate continuous improvement. The Progressive Level also provides additional content to support your efforts by offering deeper insights on industry best practices and the optimal techniques available within sustainable chemical management.
Your Supplier Profile on the ZDHC Supplier Platform is directly linked to the Supplier Profile on the ZDHC Gateway. Changing your Supplier Profile on the ZDHC Gateway will reset your Supplier Platform account. As the questions applicable to your organisation are linked to your Supplier Profile, any valid certificate will no longer be valid. Under these circumstances, you will have to restart a new Supplier to Zero evaluation.
No, you can renew a certificate for the highest Level you have completed without renewing the lower levels. Should you wish to renew your certificate at the same level, you must review and confirm all answers.
A certificate is valid for one (1) year, and you will receive a reminder three (3) months before its expiry date. Once your certificate expires, you can renew it at the same Level or proceed to earn a certificate at a higher level (when new levels are released). Should you wish to renew a certificate at the same level, you must review and confirm your answers.
Yes, you will receive a reminder three (3) months before the certificate expiration date. The evaluation re-opens again six (6) weeks before the end of your certificate validity period.
To validate your certificate you can:
- Check the certification date. Certificates are valid up to one (1) year from the certification date.
- Scan the QR code to check the validity of the certificate on the ZDHC Supplier Platform. Verify the certificate number and validity.
When you scan the QR code on your certificate, you will see the following information:
- Supplier name
- Certificate number
- Validity information
If the certificate has expired scanning the QR Code will lead to an error message .
While your certification status is not public, you can share your certificates with your Brands. Please note that ZDHC Contributor Brands and Friends of ZDHC do not have access to your evaluation, your progress or open recommendations.
As part of one of the upcoming releases, the Supplier to Zero certificates will be visible on the ZDHC Gateway and the DETOX.Live portal, respectively. We will update you on these developments in the ZDHC Gateway newsletter (click here to subscribe).
Absolutely! After obtaining a certificate, you can share it on your website or social media channels (such as LinkedIn). Please note you are only allowed to share valid certificates.