Low & Bonar Belgian facilities recertified for ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015

April 3, 2017

Recertification for these standards affirms ability to consistently deliver effective quality management systems and drive sustainable, environmentally responsible practices.


London, 3 April 2017: Low & Bonar, the performance materials company, has been recertified for the new quality management ISO 9001:2015 and environmental management ISO 14001:2015 standards at its Belgian manufacturing facilities in Zele & Lokeren.

By meeting the extensive criteria and updated requirements for these standards, the company reaffirms its ability to consistently deliver the highest standards of quality and drive continuous improvements to environmentally responsible processes and practices.

“Our goal is to continue to improve quality across the Low & Bonar group so that our customers can become more competitive in their respective marketplaces,” said Brett Simpson, CEO. “By achieving recertification of ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015, we are demonstrating not only our commitment to our customers successes but also our dedication to making our operations across materials, products, processes and services as sustainable and environmentally responsible as possible.”

The world’s most popular quality management system standard, ISO 9001:2015 helps businesses prove their ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

ISO 14001 helps businesses to make their day to day operations more sustainable.

Low & Bonar aims to upgrade its existing ISO 9001 systems to ISO 9001:2015 and its existing ISO 14001 systems to ISO 14001:2015 by the end of 2018.

About Low & Bonar:

Low & Bonar is a global leader in high performance materials selling in more than 60 countries worldwide and manufacturing in Europe, North America, the Middle East and China. We design and manufacture components which add value to, and improve the performance of, our customers’ products by engineering a wide range of polymers using our own manufacturing technologies to create yarn, fibres, industrial and coated fabrics, geosynthetics and composite materials. Our materials contribute to a more sustainable world and higher quality of life. They help to make construction sites safer, reduce carbon footprint, reduce total cost of ownership, safely manage environmental waste, promote cleaner air and water, support higher crop production and create beautiful working and leisure environments.

Low & Bonar is listed on the London Stock Exchange: LWB

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