TUV NORD CERT audit team performed audit according to the requirements of OHSAS 18001 and ISO 9001.
In April 2017, TUV NORD CERT audit team performed certification audit according to the requirements of international standard OHSAS 18001:2007 and the first surveillance audit according to the requirements of international standard ISO 9001:2008 at AKW Ukrainian Kaolin Company.
AKW Ukrainian Kaolin Company is member of a world-known group of companies called Quarzwerke Group from 2007.
Nowadays AKW Ukrainian Kaolin Company is a modern mining industry enterprise, which specializes in raw kaolin mining, production of enriched types of kaolin and quartz sand fractionation.
Meeting the requirements and expectations of consumers is a strategic quality target of the enterprise, which is possible due to using up-to-date laboratory equipment and highly skilled personnel. As a result – the quality of our products conforms to Ukrainian and international standards.
During the audit, the company demonstrated the availability of all necessary documented procedures and working instructions, hazard and risk analysis was carried out, including the assessment and management of all important critical points, the control measures and the frequency of monitoring of key performance indicators of the company were determined. The analysis of the legislative framework allows the company to comply with all occupational regulations and requirements. It was noted the personal commitment of top management to the requirements of international standards, an interest in continual development and improvement, as well as high social orientation.
According to the results of the audit, it is recommended to issue a certificate to AKW Ukrainian Kaolin Company in accordance with the requirements of international standard OHSAS 18001:2007 and maintain the validity of the certificate in accordance with ISO 9001:2008.