Certifications

C-TPAT Homeland Security Program
Five Elements West is a proud and certified member of the United States Customs and Homeland Security C-TPAT (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism) Program, which was created in 2002 by Homeland Security in conjunction with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol. This exclusive program adheres to strict guidelines protecting the ports and shipping industries of the United States.

Five Elements West C-TPAT SVI# 47529200

ANSI
Five Elements West is a member of ANSI (American National Standards Institute). ANSI is the sole member representative in the United States for ISO. The Institute coordinates the creation and use of product guidelines in the United States and the global membership of ISO. ANSI is also engaged in accrediting programs for conformance standards including ISO-9000 (Quality) and ISO-14000 (Environmental) Management systems. The ASTM (American Society of Testing and Materials) is a member and accredited standards developer of ANSI.

Five Elements West ANSI Member # 268944

ISO
Five Elements West manufactures all of its product line with factories who are ISO certified members. ISO (International Standards Organization) is the largest governing body for manufacturing standards recognized by 104 countries worldwide.

LEED
5 Elements has on-staff certified Green associates (U.S. Green Building Certification Institute) to assist your design with pre-consumer recycled content, low-VOC materials, etc.

OSHA
All 5 Elements personnel are Certified in OSHA-10 Site Safety Training. Some personnel are certified to ride hanging scaffold rigging with NYC DOB 16 hour Training Certification.