Renewable product producer ISO certified in quality, environment management.
April 2, 2013
by PLANT STAFF
BURLINGTON, Ont. – Bio-based product developer EcoSynthetix Inc. has received separate certifications for quality management and environmental management systems from SAI Global in accordance to international standards from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
The registration states that EcoSynthetix operates a “Quality Management System” and an “Environmental Management System” in accordance to the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 standards, respectively.
The Quality Management System standard, ISO 9001:2008, is based on eight principles from ISO, including strong customer focus, motivation and implication of top management, process approach and continual improvement. The standard ensures customers receive consistent, good quality products and services. The Environmental Management System standard, ISO 14001:2004, provides an environmental framework for certified companies to provide assurance to customers that environmental impact is being measured and improved.
EcoSynthetix Inc. is a renewable chemicals company based in Burlington, Ont. that develops bio-based products that can be used as inputs in industrial manufacturing applications. Its EcoSphere biolatex binders is used commercially by a number of top manufacturers in the coated paper and paperboard industry.