ISO news update

Greener Options Ltd are proud to announce that the company is now ISO 9001 certified.

What is ISO 9001?

ISO 9001 is the most widely recognised quality management system standard. It demonstrates our organisation’s commitment to supplying a product and service that consistently meets our customers’ requirements.

The ISO 9001 process provides a robust framework for improving the organisation’s quality system by adopting eight quality management principles:

  1. Customer focus
  2. Leadership
  3. Involvement of people
  4. Documented processes
  5. Integrated systems
  6. Continuous improvement
  7. A factual approach to decision making
  8. Mutually beneficial supplier relationships

The emphasis of ISO 9001:2015 is on maintaining well defined operating processes and striving to continually improve– to the benefit of you the customer, our staff and the organisation. It does not require us to change any of our operating processes but simply ensure that they are consistent and controlled.

What’s the big deal with ISO 9001?

UKAS accredited ISO 9001 certification is frequently a condition of being a supplier to large companies, such as; the Local Government departments or Government funded bodies like the NHS or MOD. For us having the accreditation means these larger companies take us as a supplier seriously and trust that the services or products we provide fit with the many standards they face from there board of governance. ISO 9001 show that we as a company are committed to the quality of our management systems and that we strive to continually improve to benefit the company, our customers and our staff.