Implementation of the Quality Management System guarantees the compliance with the high international standards.
PrJSC «Severodonetsk Azot Association» developed, implemented and certified the Quality Management System in accordance with ISO:9001. One of the key principals of the Quality Management System is the process approach.
The implementation of the process approach is as follows:
- all the processes requiring quality control are defined in the documented procedures by the enterprise’s coordinating board
- each process is monitored under the determined criteria and with certain frequency of quality control
- each process is provided with the informational, human and other resources to realize the Quality Management System regular functioning
- the results of the Quality Management System data analysis by all the processes are considered on the coordinating board once a quarter in order to achieve the planned goals and to improve processes steadily
The Quality Management System covers all the projecting, production and sales stages of ammonia, mineral fertilizers and acids, products of organic and non organic synthesis as well as management and associated auxiliary processes.
In 2008 PrJSC “Severodonetsk Azot Association” obtained the internationally recognized certificate confirming the compliance of Quality Management System with ISO 9001 requirements. The certificate was issued by the company SGS (Great Britain) which is the leader on the quality management system certification global market. SGS has wide experience in management system audit and accredited to certification procedure realization in United Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS). It is the UK national institution on accreditation of organizations that provide certification services. Since 2009 the SGS specialists successfully carry out annual supervising and re-certificating audits at PrJSC «Severodonetsk Azot Association». This confirms the work was performed at the highest level.
Pursuant to the REACH 1907/2006 requirements concerning the registration, evaluation, authorization and restrictions of chemicals in the EU aimed at the ensuring high human health and environment protection standards, PrJSC «Severodonetsk Azot Association» registered the following chemicals with the European Chemicals Agency:
- Anhydrous ammonia
- Ammonium nitrate
- Sodium nitrate
- Potassium nitrate
- Acetic acid
- Adipic acid
- Vinyl acetate