CERTIFICATIONS

CERTIFICATIONS

With ISO certifications, Americhem provides you with the peace of mind of working with a company that values quality, safety and process control.

ISO 9001:2008

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an internationally recognized quality systems standard organization. ISO 9001:2008 is the model for quality assurance in design, development, production, installation and servicing. Americhem's first manufacturing site was registered to ISO 9001:2008 in April, 1994.

All of our manufacturing facilities are ISO 9001:2008 certified, achieving the standard's requirements on the first audit:

• Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
• Concord, North Carolina
• Liberty, North Carolina
• Mansfield, Texas
• Dalton, Georgia
• Manchester, United Kingdom
Suzhou, China
 

ISO/TS 16949:2009 (Technical Specification)

Automotive Quality System Requirement

The ISO/TS 16949:2009 was jointly developed by the IATF members and submitted to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) for approval and publication. The document is a common automotive quality system requirements catalog based on ISO 9001:2008, AVSQ (Italian), EAQF (French), QS-9000 (U.S.) and VDA6.1 (German) automotive catalogs.

Our Cuyahoga Falls, OhioManchester, United Kingdom and Grand Rapids, Michigan automotive manufacturing plants are certified to the ISO/TS 16949:2009 standard.


ISO 14001:2004

ISO 14001:2004 is the international standard that specifies requirements needed for an effective environmental management system. It provides a framework that promotes continuous improvement, adherence to compliance obligations and pollution prevention.

Our Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and Suzhou, China manufacturing plants are certified to the ISO 14001:2004 standard.


ISO/IEC 17025:2005

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations, including sampling. It covers testing and calibration performed using standard methods, non-standard methods, and laboratory-developed methods.

Our Grand Rapids, Michigan manufacturing plant is certified to ISO 17025:2005. 


ISO 13485:2003

ISO 13485:2003 is an ISO standard, published in 2003, that represents the requirements for a comprehensive quality management system for the design and manufacture of medical devices. 

Our Suzhou, China manufacturing plant is certified to ISO 13485:2003. 

• Suzhou, China (English)
• Suzhou, China (Chinese)

Visit the facilities page for a list of our earned certifications and accreditations by location or learn more about our quality control tests and procedures.