"Quality is a core value of OMNOVA Solutions. Obtaining this ISO 9001:2008 re-certification is an important aspect of our overall commitment to consistently focusing on meeting customer expectations," stated Olivier Faussadier, Vice President & General Manager of OMNOVA Performance Chemicals in Europe, Middle East, Africa and India.
The ISO 9001:2008 standard encompasses all quality processes utilized by OMNOVA in France, including management of product development, manufacturing, sales & marketing and customer service activities.
"OMNOVA pursues continuous improvement of its strong management, business, operations and technology processes through a disciplined approach using Lean SixSigma tools," added Olivier Faussadier.
OMNOVA Solutions is a technology-based company with sales of over US$1.2 billion and a global workforce of approximately 2300. OMNOVA Solutions is an innovator of emulsion polymers in dry powder and latex forms, specialty chemicals and also decorative and functional surfaces for a variety of commercial, industrial and residential end uses. The company is headquartered in Fairlawn, Ohio, USA, and serves a global marketplace from 10 chemical production facilities in Europe, Asia and the U.S. The regional headquarters for Europe is in Villejust, France. The business has representative offices in Europe, Asia and the Americas and an extensive network of distributors and agents strategically located around the world.