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WAL-MART “NATION” A TOUR OF CARP REQUIREMENTS By  Lambros Kromidas
Disclaimer “ The viewpoints expressed in this presentation are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of...
CARP <ul><li>Wal-Mart is implementing a new way of conducting business </li></ul><ul><ul><li>All the products they sell wi...
CARP <ul><li>Provides Wal-Mart consistent MSDS and accurate safety information at store level for their customers and asso...
So What Does it Mean for the Manufacturer? <ul><li>All manufactured products distributed to Wal-Mart since May 8, 2006, wi...
So What Does it Mean for the Manufacturer? <ul><li>To perform CARP, the Manufacturer needs to provide certain information ...
So What Does it Mean for the Manufacturer? <ul><li>The Manufacturer must agree to an amended  Suppliers Agreement . </li><...
Who Receives this Info and in What Format? <ul><li>WERCS (Worldwide Environmental & Regulatory Compliance Systems) Profess...
What Info is Required  Exactly ? <ul><li>REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Product name </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Valid Wal-...
What Info is Required  Exactly ? <ul><li>REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Physical state of product (s, l, or g) </li></ul><...
What Info is Required  Exactly ? <ul><li>REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><li>NOT-REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Do you take the Lim...
Cost of Service   Pay via PayPal or Wire Transfer $15/product Associating additional UPC(s) to a previously assessed produ...
Overview of Process Manu  Info  WERCS  CARP  Analysis  Wal-Mart  Creation Item Summary Item (48hrs) (Web form) (elec...
How Does One Get Started? <ul><li>Legal needs to review “Suppliers Agreement”, “Privacy Statements”, “Statement of Confide...
How Do We Get Started? <ul><li>Manufacturer users need to be id and sign up also (one time only) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sho...
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Wal*Mart “Nation” -- A Tour Of CARP Requirements

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Wal*Mart “Nation” -- A Tour Of CARP Requirements

  1. 1. WAL-MART “NATION” A TOUR OF CARP REQUIREMENTS By Lambros Kromidas
  2. 2. Disclaimer “ The viewpoints expressed in this presentation are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Wal*Mart or Coty, Inc.”
  3. 3. CARP <ul><li>Wal-Mart is implementing a new way of conducting business </li></ul><ul><ul><li>All the products they sell will undergo a Chemical Assessment Review Process </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Why? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To enhance their current compliance process </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assist in furthering their environmental sustainability efforts </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. CARP <ul><li>Provides Wal-Mart consistent MSDS and accurate safety information at store level for their customers and associates </li></ul>
  5. 5. So What Does it Mean for the Manufacturer? <ul><li>All manufactured products distributed to Wal-Mart since May 8, 2006, will need to undergo CARP </li></ul>
  6. 6. So What Does it Mean for the Manufacturer? <ul><li>To perform CARP, the Manufacturer needs to provide certain information about their products like: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>UPC/GTIN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wal-Mart Supplier No. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Supplier Corporate Contact Information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Transportation Information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Supplier Emergency Phone Number </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Complete Breakdown of Formula (+ incidentals) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Physicochemical Data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Product Characteristics (burn rate, compressed gas, toxicological information) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Product MSDS </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. So What Does it Mean for the Manufacturer? <ul><li>The Manufacturer must agree to an amended Suppliers Agreement . </li></ul>
  8. 8. Who Receives this Info and in What Format? <ul><li>WERCS (Worldwide Environmental & Regulatory Compliance Systems) Professional Services, LLC </li></ul><ul><ul><li>3 rd Party Hired by Wal-Mart </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Web Form (i.e., via on-line connection) </li></ul>
  9. 9. What Info is Required Exactly ? <ul><li>REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Product name </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Valid Wal-Mart e-mail </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Product usage (i.e. fragrance, disinfectant, etc) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All ingredients, %, and CAS numbers. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Contaminants </li></ul></ul><ul><li>NOT-REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Odor description of product </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Appearance of product </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>pH of product </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Viscosity of product </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>S.g. of product </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Auto ignition of prod. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Minimum Ignition of pr. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. What Info is Required Exactly ? <ul><li>REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Physical state of product (s, l, or g) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flashpoint of product (if l) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Boiling Point of product (if l) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>H2O solubility of product </li></ul></ul><ul><li>NOT-REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Coeficient of octanol/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>H2O distribution of pr. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Oral, dermal, and inhalation LD50s of pr. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Is the product a pesticide? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Is the product a consumer commodity? </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. What Info is Required Exactly ? <ul><li>REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><li>NOT-REQUIRED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Do you take the Limited Quality Exemption </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mode of transportation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>UN # </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Packaging weight </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gross weight </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Individual inner container weight </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Packing group </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>DOT T- & Ex-numbers </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Cost of Service   Pay via PayPal or Wire Transfer $15/product Associating additional UPC(s) to a previously assessed product $265 Product Review and Transmittal with a WERCS authored (M)SDS $180 Product Review and Transmittal with a supplier provided (M)SDS Fee using Paypal Service
  13. 13. Overview of Process Manu  Info  WERCS  CARP  Analysis  Wal-Mart  Creation Item Summary Item (48hrs) (Web form) (electr) e-mail pay
  14. 14. How Does One Get Started? <ul><li>Legal needs to review “Suppliers Agreement”, “Privacy Statements”, “Statement of Confidentiality”, and “Full Disclosure Requirements” </li></ul><ul><li>IT to check security </li></ul><ul><li>Resolve timing and ownership </li></ul><ul><li>Manufacturer to sign up for this process with WERCS (one time only) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Who? </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. How Do We Get Started? <ul><li>Manufacturer users need to be id and sign up also (one time only) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Should it be one person?  Who? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multiple persons?  Who? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Id products sent to Wal-Mart </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Who will do that? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Start CARP </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Who is in charge? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Who will be paying and how? </li></ul></ul>

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