COCHMM Mission

The Central Ohio Certified Hazardous Materials Managers of Central Ohio (COCHMM) is a non-profit professional organization whose mission is to provide professionals a forum for professional development, continuing education and networking opportunities with other professionals in related occupations within the community and throughout Ohio.

The goal of our Chapter is to provide a balanced program of professional growth for our members focusing on the following areas:
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Health and Safety Compliance
  • Regulatory Compliance and Policy
  • Science and Technology
  • Hazardous Materials Handling
  • Emergency Response and Remediation
  • Strategic Environmental Management

Membership in COCHMM is open to anyone with an interest in expanding their knowledge of environmental and safety issues.

COCHMM is an official chapter of the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP -- formerly known as the ACHMM or Academy of Hazardous Materials Managers), and acknowledges its role and responsibilities to meet and follow the Chapter Affiliation requirements of the AHMP, as well as the Institute of Hazardous Materials Managers (IHMM) Code of Ethics for CHMMs. The Chapter promotes the Code of Ethics to Chapter members and all CHMMs.