3E Company Announces Strategic Alliance with Flashpoint S.r.l. to Provide Global Chemical Handling and Transportation Compliance Consulting Services

2016-07-14

Collaboration with Leading Italian EH&S Firm Further Expands 3E’s Presence in Europe 
 
Carlsbad, Calif., July 14, 2016 — 3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced a strategic alliance with Flashpoint S.r.l., a leading provider of dangerous goods handling and transportation consulting services based in Italy. Flashpoint’s customers will now have access to 3E’s comprehensive regulatory compliance services, including end-to-end regulatory consulting and authoring services. These services are critical to companies manufacturing and distributing chemicals globally. 3E Company is a Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) business.

“We’re excited to work alongside Flashpoint to deliver practical, effective, and comprehensive regulatory compliance programs to manufacturers focused on expanding their distribution worldwide,” said Uday Virkud, CEO and president, 3E Company. “Our collaboration strengthens 3E’s European presence and helps customers enhance product stewardship, improve workplace and transportation safety, and increase regulatory compliance.”  

The strategic alliance enables Flashpoint to leverage 3E’s global regulatory expertise to advise clients distributing chemical substances, mixtures, and products outside the European Union. Flashpoint offers regulatory consulting services using 3E’s industry-leading regulatory content, compliance expertise, and hazard communications authoring services. Flashpoint combines its more than 17 years of experience enabling Italian chemical manufacturers to comply with European regulations with 3E’s more than 25 years of global compliance expertise to offer comprehensive solutions conforming to the various and evolving regulations in new markets worldwide.

“This alliance creates synergies that will benefit Flashpoint, 3E, and—most important—our clients,” said Gabriele Scibilia, general manager, Flashpoint S.r.l. “Having access to 3E’s powerful hazard communication authoring and regulatory consulting services will undoubtedly help our customers comply with both global and local EH&S regulations as they expand and seek new opportunities for growth.”

About Flashpoint S.r.l.
Flashpoint is a leading chemical regulatory compliance service provider based in Italy with specialized expertise in the field of dangerous goods, such as dangerous goods labeling, devising safety cards for dangerous substances and preparations, classification, and analyzing applicable recommendations for road, sea, and air transportation. Flashpoint also offers material Safety Data Sheets compliant with REACH and GHS/CLP regulations.

About 3E Company
3E Company, a Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) business, offers a comprehensive suite of data and solutions for environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance management. This solutions suite addresses the entire chemical lifecycle and includes regulatory research; SDS authoring, distribution, and management; transportation; emergency response; training; regulatory reporting; hazardous waste management; and end-to-end regulatory consulting. 3E provides an industry-leading combination of a 24/7/365 EH&S mission-control call center and the world’s premier hazardous substance database of global regulatory and compliance information. 3E was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California, with additional operations in Canton, Ohio; Bethesda, Maryland; Kingsport, Tennessee; Montreal, Quebec; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Tokyo, Japan. For more information on 3E Company, visit www.3ecompany.com.