Certifications and awards
We work to be skilled and efficient
In the research for continuous improvement, Proplast submits itself to the evaluation of the innovation management, activities’ management and performance parameters recognized at European and international level.
Moreover, because of its constant growth, several national and European organizations allow Proplast to participate in their activities.
Silver Label - Cluster Organisation Management Excellence
Until 2012, Proplast is recognized with the Bronze Label and until 2015 with the Silver Label - Cluster Organisation Management Excellence (quality label) awarded by ESCA - European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis, received from the European Cluster Excellence Initiative (ECEI) (03/2013). The Silver Label was renewed and confirmed on 2018.
UNI EN ISO 9001 - Quality Management
ISO 9001 is the internationally recognized Quality Management Standard of any organization that intends to answer simultaneously to:
- the need for increased efficacy and efficiency of internal processes - as an organizational tool to achieve its own goals
- the growing competition in markets through improved customer satisfaction and loyalty
The main goal of ISO 9001 is customer's satisfaction with the products and services provided, as well as continuous improvement of the company's performance,
Since 2002, PROPLAST has been certified UNI EN ISO 9001 for the application field "Performing laboratory analysis on polymeric material".
Proplast's objective is to maintain and continuously improve the standards of the services offered, guaranteeing the technical competence, awareness and professional reliability of its resources.
IMP³rove Assessment compliant
IMP³rove – European Innovation Management Academy takes a holistic approach to the assessment of innovation management capabilities and performances as key drivers for competitiveness. Based on international standard compliant assessment tools and the world´s largest benchmarking database on innovation management, companies can compare their innovation management capabilities and performances against the average scores of thousands of direct or indirect competitors.
With these parameters, it was demonstrated that Proplast has an innovation management capacity higher than the average of the 254 Research and Technological Development sector companies based in Europe. The report also shows that Proplast has an innovation management capacity superior to the Growth Champions, i.e. 10% of the best performing companies in our reference sample.
ECP4 - The European Composites, Plastics and Polymer Processing Platform
Proplast is a Board Member of ECP4 - European Composites, Plastics and Polymer Processing Platform.
ECP4 is an industry-driven collaboration that unites members from 13 countries amongst the top-level European research institutions, regional plastic clusters, and EU-level industrial organisations of plastics and composites converters.