Our basic premise toward quality control and quality management is: "Do not merely remove defective products from our line; remove them at the source."
Regardless of the precision of the testing equipment itself, it must be operated by human hands.
We conduct regular educational programs and training initiatives for both our domestic and international employees.
We maintain high standards of quality control by dispatching managers to oversee the practices of our international operations on a regular basis.
Talc products start as stone, undergo mineral processing, coarse grinding, fine grinding and sifting as part of the manufacturing process. Within the production process we have implemented quality control measures at each stage of the manufacturing line to to ensure defective materials (products) are removed before continuing to the next process as way of striving towards stable quality control.
On August 28th 2006, the Ministry of Welfare and Labour, noting the Labour Standards Bureau, Industrial Safety and Health Department, Chemical Hazards Control Division finding regarding "ways to analyse the degree of asbestos in natural minerals" has set down strict guidelines for analysing the degree of asbestos content in natural minerals.
Hayashi Kasei employs a third party specialized contractor to conduct stringent tests based upon the govenment imposed regulations backed up with our own data testing systems.
This also applies to asbestos management.
At Hayashi Kasei we employ a specialized contractor to conduct testing and constantly check whether our results are within the required specification threshold. We also work alongside our network of testing facilities to create new guidelines and are able to respond quickly to any changes in regulations.
We are committed to constantly supplying our clients with products that are safe and reliable.