American Society for Quality

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American Society for Quality

A professional organization for quality control experts. It offers training and certification programs to members. It also advises nonprofits and government bodies at the federal, state, and local levels on how to implement quality control within their respective competencies. It was established in 1946 and is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It used to be called the American Society for Quality Control (ASQC).
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Milwaukee, WI, American Society for Quality Control, 1978.
companies where a quality improvement program is in place do not participate, according to a 1990 survey from the American Society for Quality Control," Quality: Everyone's Job, Many Vacancies.
The author is grateful to the American Society for Quality Control for giving permission to use the survey data in this article.
The AIAG is a member of the American Society for Quality Control (ASQC) Task Force charter to standardize reference manuals.
The first step for any processor interested in learning more about ISO 9000 is contacting the American Society for Quality Control (ASQC) in Milwaukee at (414) 272-8575, or the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in New York City at (212) 642-4900.
the American Society for Quality Control has a Registration Accreditation Board (RAB) as does ANSI.
and American Society for Quality Control (ASQC) in Milwaukee--represents a "front-end" quality management system, designed to provide a framework for documenting quality procedures at every step of a manufacturing operation, as opposed to "back-end" quality control (testing a product for quality after it has been made).
Working under the auspices of the American Society for Quality Control Supplier Quality Requirements Task Force, the staff produced this manual, which can be obtained from the Automotive Industry Action Group.
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