Huntsman Advanced Materials Certifications
Huntsman Advanced Materials has implemented a Quality Management System (QMS) to assist in meeting our Business Improvement Policy, and thus achieving our strategy to be a leading provider of material solutions that creates value and growth for all stakeholders through effective and efficient management of its business processes in conformance with the International Standard ISO 9001.
Parts of the business also comply with applicable sector-specific standards, such as automotive standard IATF 16949, aerospace standard AS/EN 9100 and/or the standards ISO 14001 (environmental). In addition, Huntsman Advanced Materials is committed to meeting the requirements of Huntsman's global EHS Standards.
Huntsman Advanced Materials Quality Certificates
Our certified systems started in 1987 at our site in Duxford (UK) with a certification according to BS 5750 (an ISO 9001 predecessor). As the market requirements for Huntsman Advanced Materials have evolved, so have we as a division.
ISO 9001 Certification
The current ISO 9001:2015 certification is globally valid for the whole division, Huntsman Advanced Materials, and it encompasses all manufacturing sites, plus several R&D, sales, and service/supporting locations.
Automotive IATF 16949:2016 Certification
Huntsman Advanced Materials has three sites, Panyu (CI), Bad Säckingen (DE), and Monthey (CH), as well as remote supporting sites in Basel (CH), Shanghai (CI), Everberg (BE), and Wynyard (UK), certified according to the requirements of the automotive industry. It is, however, restricted to dedicated product lines and products. Please check with your customer service center if the products bought are in the scope of this certification.
Aerospace standard AS/EN 9100 Certification
Huntsman Advanced Materials holds site specific certifications according to the aerospace standard AS 9100 and EN 9100 at our locations Los Angeles (US) and Duxford (UK).
Kosher certification is a standalone international quality standard that is increasingly prevalent in the food and retail sector. In order to better serve the food packaging market, Huntsman Advanced Material’s Akron, Ohio (USA) site has obtained Kosher Certification for the noted products in the certificate.
Huntsman Advanced Materials Environmental Certificates
ISO 14001 and Responsible Care:
Responsible Care® is the chemical industry’s global voluntary initiative under which companies, through their national associations, work together to continuously improve their health, safety and environmental performance, and to communicate with stakeholders about their products and processes.
Environmental ISO 14001 Certification
Using Responsible Care® as the base, several of our facilities have been certified to ISO 14001. Sites covered by this certificate are Bad Säckingen (DE), Bergkamen (DE), Duxford (UK), Monthey (CH), Pamplona (ES), Panyu (CI), and Taboao da Serra (Brazil).
Laboratory ISO 17025 Accreditation
Our main laboratory for Material Testing of electrical and mechanical properties located in Basel (CH) gained accreditation in 2005 for:
a) Testing laboratory for electrical, mechanical and ageing characteristics of synthetic materials
b) Calibration laboratory for the quantity temperature