Automotive suppliers who wish to supply their products to OEMs are required to submit chemical data in IMDS. OEMs have relied on such supplier IMDS data to confirm different regulatory compliance. Thus, the accuracy of this data is very important. This new IMDS guidance document is intended to support suppliers to improve the overall quality of IMDS data.

Global Product Chemical Compliance Process Management – is published by the Suppliers Partnership for the Environment (SP) Global Product Chemical Compliance Process Management Work Group, including the feedback and endorsement of Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Honda Development & Manufacturing America, Stellantis, and Toyota Motor North America.

The new guidance document is available to download at no cost at


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