Insights to Manage and Mitigate Risk
How do you best protect your employees? What is the latest science? How will this impact your supply chain? Exponent has been actively working with clients to answer their most pressing questions to help manage and mitigate risk associated with COVID-19.
Exponent prides itself in being responsive.
Recovering Manufacturing from a Line Down or Transfer?
Six Key Contributing Factors to Successfully Bringing Up a Manufacturing Line
There are six key contributing factors to successfully bringing up a manufacturing line. These factors, when addressed properly, have helped manufacturers save millions of dollars.
US EPA Emerging Viral Pathogens Guidance Trigger
Though the threat level in the U.S. is currently low, the use of disinfectants is an important step toward limiting the spread of the disease. EPA issued this rapid response to provide pesticide registrants with a pathway toward communication to the public.
Force Majeure or Supplier Defect/Contractor Obligation?
Product Supply Chains and Major Construction Projects are Significantly Affected by COVID-19 Outbreak
Reportedly more than 3,000 of force majeure certificates have been issued to Chinese firms since the beginning of February by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT).
Strategies for Supply Management in China during Travel Restrictions
Leveraging Exponent's Local Presence
With China imposing quarantines on foreigners entering from high-risk countries, just as work at some factories is resuming, it may not be advisable to send domestic staff to manage supply-chain issues.
FDA Temporary Policy for Preparation of Certain Alcohol-based Hand Sanitzers
On March 19, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a bulletin entitled “Preparation of Certain Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Products During the Public Health Emergency (COVID-19) Guidance for Industry.”
U.S. EPA Emerging Viral Pathogens Guidance Trigger
On January 29, 2020, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a bulletin regarding the emerging viral outbreak of the novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV, also known as COVID-19.
Hand Gel Regulatory Requirements
Due to the outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, there is a high demand for human hygiene products in the European market. Before exporting products to Europe, manufacturer should ensure the products are compliant with local regulations and notify/register the products properly.