Integrated Management System (IMS)
In 2001, Krastsvetmet developed and adopted a quality management system in accordance with the international standard ISO 9001:2000, which operated successfully and was developed further, undergoing supervisory and recertification audits.
Since 2007, environmental management and occupational health and industrial safety systems have been developed and implemented. In March 2018, the international body for the certification management systems of United Registrar of Systems Ltd. (UK), during the recertification, confirmed the compliance of Krastsvetmet's IMS with the requirements of international standards: ISO 9001: 2015, ISO 14001: 2015, OHSAS 18001: 2007.
The IMS covers the following areas of the Company’s activities:
- development and production of precious metals and precious metal alloys, compounds and products;
- production of certified reference materials of precious metals;
- production and the sale of jewelry made of precious metals.
As a result of the IMS implementation, more than one hundred standards of the management system have been developed and reviewed; training of the Company’s workers, specialists, and managers on the subjects of quality management, environmental protection, occupational health and safety has been undertaken; a lean production approach has been implemented; monitoring of refining technology processes is conducted.