Understanding Chromium (VI)

Formation, Prevention & Legislation

Created by our technical experts, this online course guides delegates through the background and risks associated with Chromium (VI).

In 8 parts, the course covers the legislation governing the presence of Chrome VI, test methods used to identify what level is present, how Chromium (VI) forms and how through due diligence, risks can be minimised.

This course is essential for anyone working in the leather industry or brands and retailers wishing to understand Chrome VI risks.

Members Price: £120 plus VAT GBP

Standard Rate (Non Members): £170 plus VAT GBP

Discounted rates are also available for multiple delegate bookings.

Duration: 55 minutes

To sign up, please click the appropriate 'Buy Now' button at the top of this page. Members of Eurofins | BLC should use the 'Members buy now' button. From here you will be asked to register to our online training portal, after which you can make payment by card. If already registered to the portal, please just sign in.

Once paid you will be enrolled onto the course and have access to its content for 14 days.

If you need more information, or would like to pay by invoice please contact us at training@blcleathertech.com

Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Introduction

  • 2


    • Background

  • 3


    • Risks

  • 4


    • Legislation

  • 5

    Test Methods

    • Test Methods

  • 6

    Minimising Risk

    • Minimising Risk

  • 7


    • 7. Chrome VI - Terminology

  • 8

    Due Diligence

    • 8. Chrome VI - Due Diligence


Head of Technical

Georgina Mawer

As Head of Technical, Georgina is responsible for the technical output of Eurofins | BLC specifically relating to consulting services and analytical and physical testing through the laboratory. Georgina has extensive knowledge with the leather, textiles and synthetic sector in the imposition of robust chemical management systems within their supply chains. She has supported brands, manufacturers and chemical companies with compliance programmes, due diligence procedures, trouble shooting and technical support on RSL and MRSL listed substances and the accompanying challenges. In addition, Georgina helps to implement upstream chemical management systems within chemical companies, manufacturers, brands and retailers. For further information on Eurofins | BLC visit www.blcleathertech.com. Prior to joining Eurofins | BLC, Georgina worked in Analytical Research and Development (AR&D) and Quality Control (QC) roles in pharmaceutical laboratories after graduating from University of Lincoln with a BSc (Hons) Degree in Forensic Science.

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