Sustainability - HI & I
Read about our commitment to provide Sustainable Solutions in the Cleaning / HI & I sector
We are committed to Sustainable Suppliers
Quadra is proud to partner with leading sustainable companies to supply category specific products for use in the HI&I and Industrial industry. These companies share our commitment toward the ten principles of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
As a leading supplier of chemicals in the HI&I and Industrial industry, Quadra strives to align itself with reputable product manufactures innovating environmentally friendly alternatives to currently offered industrial cleaning products on the market. The sustainability attributes of Quadra’s Green and Better Choice product line are rigorously validated through the 12 Principles of Green Chemistry. The most common Green Chemistry attributes from our sustainable solutions portfolio are: IV. Designing Safer Chemicals, V. Safer Solvents and Auxiliaries, VII. Use of Renewable Feedstocks, X. Design for Degradation.
The highlighted goals aligned the greatest with Quadra’s sustainability efforts along with the majority of our Sustainable Suppliers
Nouryon's product line includes animopolycarbonate-based chelating agents which are regarded as safe and biodegradable and low-acidity.
Therefore allowing this product to serve as an environmentally suitable alternative.
Soda bicarbonate is a naturally occurring substance in the Earth, therefore undergoing minimal chemical manipulation before it can be used.
The product has an array of uses: cleaning, cooking, pest management with minimal if not zero toxicity to environments.
ICT bio-based surfactants are formulated with naturally occurring coconut oil that allows for improved biodegradability.
The product line is extensive and features multiple different foaming abilities to adhere to different processes.
NATURAL EO ETHOXYLATES
Harcros has designed a line of surfactants and chelants that have received the EPA's Safer Choice approval and have been granted "Full Green Circle".