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Comercial Godó, S.L., has activities regulated under the RD 1254/99 SEVESO of serious accidents which implies among other regulations and issues:

1 Have a self-protection plan updated biannually that consists of, among other things: own brigades of fast intervention, at least one in-house firefighter and a plan of continuous safety training.

2 Perform a Qualitative Analysis of Risks updated every 5 years automatically or, in case of changes, whenever it is required for its own activity. This analysis is carried out by external engineering consultants that evaluate the possible risks in our facilities, such as their impact on our surroundings and neighbors. International auditors validate this analysis. Once validated, the training and security measures taken from the analysis are collected.

3 3. Have a Security Management System containing the followingº:

• Description of working methods: work permits, change management, continuous training, establish work procedures, control of atmospheric emissions, acoustics, water tributary effects, maintenance control of the company…

• This system is audited once a year by the competent authority (Generalitat de Catalunya), through an external certifying entity that drafts a security opinion, which proposes improvements of obligatory compliance.

• Environmental authorization inspected by entities external to Comercial Godó.

4 At the product level all the substances commercialized by Comercial Godó are documented according to the current regulations of classification (CLP 1272/2008) and REACH (Regulation of the European Union 1907/2006) on registration, evaluation, authorization and restriction of substances and chemical mixtures. Its main objective is to improve the protection of human health and the environment against the risk that may be involved in the manufacture, marketing and use of chemicals and their mixtures.

5 Have two internal security counselors that guarantee that the ADR loading, unloading and transportation is done correctly.