ISO 9001 is a strategic component that defines requirements to Quality management systems, standardizing operations, promotes monitoring and tracking of process which, following the organizational hierarchy model, favors a better integration between the different sectors of the company.
In pursuit of continuous improvement of products and services, Araupel received in 2016 the ISO 9001 approval, which is used in more than 170 countries and has more than 1 million certified complanies. Its scope covers the production and sales of logs, rough sawn wood, S4S, blocks, blanks, trim boards, mouldings, edge glued panels, door jambs, stair parts, furniture components, biomass and wood pellets. Its quality policy is to satisfy customers, shareholders and employees through the continuous improvement of processes, ensuring the quality of finished products.
Forest Stewardship Council® – FSC®
The Certification Forest Stewardship Council® – FSC® considered of major recognition and importance in the global context in the forest product industry.
Regarding the consumer market demands and seeking excellence of its social and environmental responsibilities, Araupel acquired in 2001 the Chain of Custody certification, which verifies that FSC certified material is identified through this chain and allows the company to label its FSC products, which in turn enables consumers to identifiy and choose products that support responsible forest management.