Samsung Electronics Eco-Partner Certification Program is a comprehensive environmental initiative to support our suppliers to reduce the environmental impact of both the materials they supply and their own manufacturing operations. This program applies to all suppliers of core products, parts, components and raw materials (including packaging materials).
To become an Eco-Partner certified company, suppliers must fulfill two main criteria:
Both elements are monitored via a rigorous certification process involving supplier documentation, audits and in-house testing (verification).
Environment Chemicals Integrated Management System ( e-CIMS )
e-CIMS manages the Eco-Partner program and chemicals in products. Suppliers can declare the environmental safety of their products. To enter into business with Samsung Electronics, suppliers must submit the chemical information in products via e-CIMS.