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  • Teijin Carbon Europe GmbH
  • Kasinostraße 19-21
  • 42103 Wuppertal
  • https://www.tohotenax-eu.com
  • Ansprechpartner
  • Katja Cohrs
  • +49 (202) 32-2339

Toho Tenax receives EN 9100 certification

(PresseBox) (Wuppertal, ) Toho Tenax Europe GmbH is now certified according to the Quality Management Norm EN 9100. This norm is an extension to ISO 9001 and specifically designed for those companies producing for the aerospace industry. Thus as a direct supplier, the doors are open for business with the companies of the aviation industry. With this EN 9100 certification, Toho Tenax will strengthen its successful market position in the aerospace industry.

"Our aerospace customers have high requirements regarding the quality of our products, but also regarding the quality of our processes and its documentation. Those are often higher requirements compared to the common industrial extent and are assembled in international norms as EN 9100 or company rules, quality assurance agreements and specifications", Dr. Axel Leuchter, Quality Manager of Toho Tenax Europe GmbH.

Since 1993, TTE is certified according to the general Quality Management Norm ISO 9001. The certifications ISO 14001 (Environmental Management) and OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Management) were added in 2006. With the receipt of such certificates an independent auditor confirms the production of products according to international fixed quality standards and regarding environmental, occupational and health protection it is over and above the current legislative requirement.

About Teijin

Based in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan, Teijin is a global technology-driven group operating in eight main fields: aramid fibers, carbon fibers & composites, polyester fibers, plastics, films, medical & pharmaceuticals, fiber products marketing and IT businesses. Teijin Limited, the holding company for the Teijin Group, is listed on the Tokyo and Osaka stock exchanges. The group, comprising 150 companies and 17,542 employees worldwide, had consolidated sales of JPY 815.7 billion (USD 9.8 billion) and total assets of JPY 761.5 billion (USD 9.2 billion) in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2011. Please visit www.teijin.co.jp/english

Teijin Carbon Europe GmbH

Tenax Toho Tenax is the core company of the Teijin Group's carbon fibers business. The Toho Tenax Group is a leading carbon fiber manufacturer worldwide with an annual production capacity of 13,900 tons in Japan, Germany and the USA and a producer of a variety of semi-finished carbon fiber based materials. Toho Tenax Europe GmbH is an affiliate being located in Germany and responsible for the European market.