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CPDA Certification

In addition to high quality, highly efficacious products, Chemorse can provide our customers with other ways to expand their markets. Chemorse can assist customers in achieving CPDA Certification with their proprietary labels and our products.  Depending on the product, we can provide acute and aquatic toxicology data and efficacy data.  MSDS information, functionality claim, and certification of functioning agent guarantee can be provided on all products. 

The CPDA voluntary Adjuvant Certification Program is the first of its kind.  Since its launch in 2001, it has quickly gained industry recognition as an innovative tool for encouraging product stewardship in the manufacture of agricultural adjuvants.  Prior to this program, end users had little, if any, scientifically accepted standards by which they could effectively judge the quality of a tank-mix adjuvant.  Members of the CPDA Adjuvants and Inerts Committee developed the program to bring a level of consistency in product performance for adjuvants used with agricultural pesticide formulations.  Products certified under the program must meet 17 separate benchmarks that are based on technologically and scientifically derived definitions and standards adopted by the American Society for Testing and Materials, now known as ASTM International, and certain requirements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.  Agricultural spray adjuvants are not subject to federal regulation by EPA.

When users purchase a CPDA certified adjuvant product, they have the assurance that the product meets the functionality claims indicated on the label according to a specified, uniform set of standards, and that ingredients used in the product meet EPA regulations for approved ingredients for use in pesticide tank mixes.

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