Quality System & Compliance Certifications
At Tapecon we ingrain the spirit and intent of our quality compliance systems into our culture to ensure that our customers consistently receive products that not only meet their specifications, but also represent our best workmanship. Below is information relevant to our registrations and quality compliance.
We strive to exceed our customers’ quality expectations. “Good enough” is never good enough for us. At Tapecon, the quality of our products and services is our top concern. We have shown our commitment to quality by mandating that all aspects of our production and office facility conform to ISO 9001:2015 standards.
Tapecon is ISO 13485:2016 registered. ISO 13485:2016 certification provides Tapecon with the ability to create medical devices and solutions for medical devices that consistently meet or exceed customer and regulatory requirements.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that oversees Medical Products and Tobacco, Foods and Veterinary Medicine, Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, and Operations.
Companies involved in manufacturing or exporting ITAR-controlled goods are required to register with the US State Department. Tapecon has proudly been ITAR registered since March 13, 2008. ITAR compliance serves to demonstrate Tapecon’s ongoing commitment to serve and grow our portfolio of government, Homeland Security, and defense-related customers.
UL Authorized Label Supplier
UL is a global independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise innovating safety solutions from the public adoption of electricity to new breakthroughs in sustainability, renewable energy and nanotechnology. Tapecon is UL and cUL recognized for label constructions.
CGMP refers to the Current Good Manufacturing Practice regulations enforced by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). CGMPs provide for systems that assure proper design, monitoring, and control of manufacturing processes and facilities.
The following are a sampling of some of our test and quality capabilities by category of use:
Labels & Graphic Printing
ELECTRONICS ASSEMBLIES & MEMBRANE SWITCHES
- Transmission densitometer
- Pantone color matching tools
- Light meters
- Adhesion tester
- Ink testing
- UV spectrometer
- Bar code verification
- Emulsion thickness gauge
- Switch Testers
- Bounce Testers
- Life Tester
- Force Tester
- Spectrum Analyzer
- Metex Universal Test System
- Viscometer & Zahn cup
- UV Radiometer
- Gloss Meter
- Accelerated Aging Chamber
- Temperature Testing
- Dynes Test
General Measurement & Inspection
Fabrication & Assembly
- Coordinate Measuring Table
- Gages, Rules, Micrometers, Calipers
- Analytical Balances
- Calibration Gauge Blocks
- Humidity & Temperature Controls
- Static Meter
- Adhesion Tester
- Tension Testers
- Class 100 Hoods
- Humidity & Temperature Controls
- Autoclave Sterilization Testing
PODCAST: MARY SENNETT OF TAPECON ON OUR COMPLIANCE SYSTEM
Mary Sennett, Tapecon’s Quality and Compliance Manager, joined us as a guest on The Better Products Solutions podcast. Mary has 25 years of experience in the manufacturing industry. Mary discussed Tapecon’s compliance system, including documentation, inspections, and quality testing, and how we fulfill requirements for different industries. Mary also explained why a thorough understanding of process validation is valuable to brand owners.
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