Responsible Distribution Workshops

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Upcoming Responsible Distribution Workshops

One-Day Regional Responsible Distribution Workshop - Dallas!

NACD's special, one-day, Responsible Distribution workshop focusing on internal audits, held on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019 at NACD Member Azelis Americas' Garland, TX facility. If you would like to register, please complete this registration form

Internal audits are an integral part of continuous improvement for your operations as well as Responsible Distribution programs. This workshop will:

  • Dive deep into the requirements of Code X: Internal Audits;
  • Provide hands on training on what is expected for conducting internal audits; and
  • Provide tools and takeaways for how to improve your internal audit program

Whether you have one facility, are a multi-site operation, or use contracted third-party warehouses, this workshop will help you get the most out of internal audits. This unique event will feature Responsible Distribution Adviser Peter Downing of Environment and Safety Solutions, Inc., and Caroline Kramer, NACD Manager, Responsible Distribution. 

Date: Thursday January 24, 2019
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (CST)


Azelis Americas
3857 Miller Park Drive
Garland, TX 75042


Save the Date! 2019 Responsible Distribution Workshop

Spring Responsible Distribution Workshop - Atlanta

Join NACD for our Spring Responsible Distribution workshop held on March 27-28, 2019 in Atlanta, GA. Additional details will be posted as they become available. We hope to see you there!


Customized Responsible Distribution Workshops

Take advantage of half - and full-day "turnkey" workshops at your facilities! You tell us what type of Responsible Distribution training your team needs, and we'll customize and deliver training at your location.

Customized Responsible Distribution Training will:

  • Involve more of your full staff in the Responsible Distribution program
  • Deliver specific training to your company's key employees on topics on which your team needs to focus
  • Provide a stronger foundation for code coordinators
  • And more!

Click here to learn more about our half day and full day training options. To set up a customized training session, please contact Mike Lang at

Past Workshop Presentations


August 2018 Workshop (New Orleans, LA)

Note: Many of the August 2018 Workshop sessions were panel discussions that did not contain presentations.

Crisis Management
Discrimination and Harassment Issues for Associations
Lean and Chemical Distribution
The Driver's View: The Role of Cameras

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Thank You to Our Sponsors!


Who Should Attend Responsible Distribution Workshops?

We are continuing to provide the best content for code coordinators on Responsible Distribution as well as other information for the entire chemical industry that is hard to come by...all in one place!

  • NACD New and Experienced Responsible Distribution Code Coordinators
  • NACD Candidate Members, Prospective NACD Members
  • Chemical Handler Affiliates, and Chemical Supplier Affiliates.


New member, affiliate or candidate?

Bring your Responsible Distribution Manual, Standard Operating Procedures, or other documents and be prepared to roll up your sleeves for Responsible Distribution!


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Past Webinar Presentations

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Please click here to view Code Specific Workshop Presentations and Webinars.