Chapter 2. ISO 9000 Standards Implementation

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Dennis J. Kahler

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314449.ch2

Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3

Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3

How to Cite

Kahler, D. J. (1994) ISO 9000 Standards Implementation, in Proceedings of the 55th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 15, Issue 3 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314449.ch2

Author Information

  1. GE Appliances Louisville, KY 40225

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375310

Online ISBN: 9780470314449

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Keywords:

  • development;
  • elements;
  • employees;
  • manuscript;
  • publication

Summary

The development of ISO 9000 in 1987 is explained. Its five individual, but related, standards are discussed. Elements of each of the standards are highlighted. The important role of all employees in the success of a company's meeting ISO requirements is underlined. Resulting benefits of ISO participation are noted.