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ISO 9000

a QUALITY standard drawn up by the INTERNATIONAL STANDARDIZATION ORGANIZATION. ISO 9000 is identical to the BRITISH STANDARDS INSTITUTION'S quality standard BS 5750. To obtain certification a supplier is required to establish, document and maintain an effective and economical quality system.
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The Draft International Standard (DIS) version of ISO 9001 contains a few main areas of proposed changes:
An overview on Annex SL could be found on SGS ISO 9001 Certification Quality Management Systems.
Minnesota Rubber, the rubber molding division of Minneapolis, MN-based Quadion, has been awarded QS-9000 and ISO 9001 certification.
Triangle Plastics has received ISO 9001 registration from Entela for sites in Winthrop, IA; Cookeville, TN; and Independence, IA.
ISO 9001 ranks highest among the four ISO 9000 series designations for quality assurance.