The principles of sustainable development and high-quality operating methods are an integral part of Okmetic’s daily operations and management system. Every Okmetician contributes to meeting the objectives concerning quality and environmentally friendly operations. Okmetic also develops the quality and eco-friendliness of its operations by means of Lean Six Sigma methods and customer audit results. In 2016 a significant part of customer audits was carried out according to VDA 6.3 Process audit requirements of the automotive industry and Okmetic achieved the best A rating.
Environmental issues are inherent in the very construction of Okmetic’s plants and they play a role in our daily operations. Okmetic monitors actively the use of silicon material, consumption of water and electricity, and the volumes of waste produced. Our environmental policy takes concrete form in our commitment to regularly assessing and preventing the adverse effects of our operations on the environment.
Quality and environmental systems
Okmetic’s quality and environmental management is based on certified operational systems, development projects, and the use of quality tools. The company uses quality and environmental systems in accordance with the ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, and TS 16949:2009 standards Okmetic requires its key subcontractors and suppliers to be certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. Okmetic’s operations also comply with the requirements set by the REACH regulation, RoHS directive, and GADSL.