Press Release Apr. 2017

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London, 3 April 2017 – Low & Bonar, the performance materials company, has been recertified for the new quality management ISO 9001:2015 and environmental management ISO 14001:2015 standards at its Belgian manufacturing facilities in Zele & Lokeren. The factory where all Adfil fibres are produced is based in Zele.

By meeting the extensive criteria and updated requirements for these standards, the company reaffirms its ability to consistently deliver the highest standards of quality and drive continuous improvements to environmentally responsible processes and practices.

“Our goal is to continue to improve quality across the Low & Bonar group so that our customers can become more competitive in their respective marketplaces,” said Brett Simpson, CEO. “By achieving recertification of ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015, we are demonstrating not only our commitment to our customers successes but also our dedication to making our operations across materials, products, processes and services as sustainable and environmentally responsible as possible.”

The world’s most popular quality management system standard, ISO 9001:2015 helps businesses prove their ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

ISO 14001 helps businesses to make their day to day operations more sustainable.

Low & Bonar aims to upgrade its existing ISO 9001 systems to ISO 9001:2015 and its existing ISO 14001 systems to ISO 14001:2015 by the end of 2018.

Quality Management System Certificate ISO 9001:2015

Certificate of Environmental Management System ISO 14001:2015