DICKSON, Tenn.—Zinc Oxide L.L.C. has received 9001:2008 certification for the quality management system in place at its Dickson plant.
The firm earned the certification from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) after a facility audit by ABS Quality Evaluations.
The certification specifies requirements for a quality management system. According to ISO, the standard helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services.
Zinc Oxide said completing the certification required a highly structure evaluation of procedures and measures to assure quality and compliance with the ISO requirements.
The firm offers zinc grades for the rubber, tire, chemical, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, oil additives, ceramics, electronics, glass, plastics, paint and coatings, tape and adhesives, and fertilizer markets. Its 170,000 sq.-foot-facility consists of two muffle furnaces.