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Green manufacturing doesn’t have to involve solar power and wind turbines. It can be turning equipment to a lower setting when not in use, switching the lighting, or even changing a plant’s operating hours in order to save electricity.
Process maps and flowcharts are essential for your QMS. However, these tools are mistaken for the same tool and used interchangeably.
According to Smith, lean is not just for manufacturing but it is a philosophy that can be applied to any environment to reduce waste.
Suppose a company wants to expand into a foreign market or combine its product with that of another firm. One of the quickest and most effective ways to accomplish this is through a strategic alliance or joint venture (JV) with another business.
A defect happens when the outcome of any process, whether to manufacture a product or provide a service, does not produce the expected outcome.
Standardization is incredibly important to any industry, and none more so than the relatively complex and globally distributed machine vision industry.
Many calibration customers become frustrated with their calibration sources because of price changes after they’ve sent a purchase order and the gages to the lab.
The purpose of this field guide is to assist organizations, step by step, in implementing a quality management system (QMS) in conformance with ISO 9001:2008, whether from scratch or by transitioning from ISO 9001:2000. It examines each sub-clause of Sections 4–8 of ISO 9001:2008, which contain the requirements, and gives a list of the documentation/documents required, internal audit questions, a summary of management’s responsibilities, and a flowchart of the steps that need to be undertaken to satisfy the requirements.
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