• Quality control rules help regulate access to a pool: you can filter out users who give incorrect responses in control tasks, skip too many tasks in a row, and so on. (yandex.com)
  • Inspection is a major component of quality control, where physical product is examined visually (or the end results of a service are analyzed). (wikipedia.org)
  • Analytical quality control Corrective and preventative action (CAPA) Eight dimensions of quality First article inspection (FAI) Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP) Good manufacturing practice Quality assurance Quality management framework Standard operating procedure (SOP) QA/QC This article incorporates public domain material from the General Services Administration document "Federal Standard 1037C" (in support of MIL-STD-188). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Guide to the Inspection of Pharmaceutical Quality Control Laboratories provided very limited guidance on the matter of inspection of microbiological laboratories. (fda.gov)
  • Quality checks that could not be done with a simple visual inspection can now be performed with the toolkit. (bentley.com)
  • For Incoming Material lab analyst, has understanding of Assurance Quality Limit (AQL) and sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes (ANSI/ASQ Z1.4). (careerbuilder.com)
  • As part of quality control, surface roughness inspection of microscopic defects is important. (zeiss.com)
  • Coordinate the selection and implementation of quality control equipment, such as inspection gauges. (onetonline.org)
  • The observations u i = x i n i {\displaystyle u_{i}={\frac {x_{i}}{n_{i}}}} are plotted against these control limits, where xi is the number of nonconformities for the ith subgroup and ni is the number of inspection units in the ith subgroup. (wikipedia.org)
  • The inspection procedure is same for each sample and is carried out consistently from sample to sample The control limits for this chart type are p ¯ ± 3 p ¯ ( 1 − p ¯ ) n {\displaystyle {\bar {p}}\pm 3{\sqrt {\frac {{\bar {p}}(1-{\bar {p}})}{n}}}} where p ¯ {\displaystyle {\bar {p}}} is the estimate of the long-term process mean established during control-chart setup. (wikipedia.org)
  • Note that observations of proportion nonconforming below a positive lower control limit are cause for concern as they are more frequently evidence of improperly calibrated test and inspection equipment or inadequately trained inspectors than of sustained quality improvement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Meteorological assimilation data ingest system (MADIS) Gandin, L., 1988: Complex Quality Control of Meteorological Observations. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Quality-management writer Joseph M. Juran popularized the concept, introducing it in 1988 in the fourth edition of his Quality Control Handbook (Juran 1988). (wikipedia.org)
  • Graph and control chart (Shewhart control chart) Imai, Masaaki (1986), Kaizen (Ky'zen), the Key to Japan's Competitive Success (1 ed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Undertaking any reclamation, bunding, construction or altering the natural courses of such water bodies is illegal under the CRZ Notification 2011, Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act 1974 and the Environment Protection Act, 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • A QC option is now available that provides laboratories the opportunity to tailor an individualized quality control plan (IQCP) for their unique testing environment and patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Improve analytical performance of micronutrient assays by offering QC materials that support in-house quality assurance programs for laboratories engaged in public health work. (cdc.gov)
  • Concerns over quality control in India's $15 billion drug industry surfaced in the past year after plants run by Ranbaxy Laboratories and Wockhardt were banned from exporting to the U.S. for falling short of the FDA's production practices. (reuters.com)
  • Through our network of over 44,000 people in 1,000 laboratories and offices in 100 countries, Intertek provides quality and safety solutions to a wide range of industries around the world. (intertek.com)
  • AESKU announces the launch of AESQC.com, an online Quality Control resource providing lot-specific information, including pattern images, to help laboratories improve their Immunofluorescence Assay quality. (prweb.com)
  • AESQC.com gives customers access to high-quality reference images generated by AESKU during production of each AESQC IFA lot, for comparison to results obtained in their own respective laboratories. (prweb.com)
  • Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control (COSQC) is an agency of the Government of Iraq which promotes standardization and quality control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Colorado River Watch is a statewide volunteer water quality monitoring program operated by the non-profit organization Earth Force, in collaboration with Colorado Parks and Wildlife. (wikipedia.org)
  • In project management , quality control requires the project manager and/or the project team to inspect the accomplished work to ensure its alignment with the project scope. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a tendency for individual consultants and organizations to name their own unique approaches to quality control-a few of these have ended up in widespread use: In project management, quality control requires the project manager and/or the project team to inspect the accomplished work to ensure its alignment with the project scope. (wikipedia.org)
  • The control chart, also known as the 'Shewhart chart' or 'process-behavior chart' is a statistical tool intended to assess the nature of variation in a process and to facilitate forecasting and management. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of the complex inter-relationship between analytical method, sample concentration, limits of detection and method precision, the management of Analytical Quality Control is undertaken using a statistical approach to determine whether the results obtained lie within an acceptable statistical envelope. (wikipedia.org)
  • Such was the case for Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) until a partnership between its talent management and finance units led to a pragmatic way to rein in costs and control the quality of its executive-coaching program. (shrm.org)
  • Hence, it is very important to generate the reliable data that depends on strict quality control management. (springer.com)
  • The act requires the adoption of water quality control plans that contain the guiding policies of water pollution management in California. (wikipedia.org)
  • These specifications are usually determined by a team consisting of the nutritionist, management personnel, and the quality control manager. (fao.org)
  • Explorations Geospatial & Data Management Solutions Division is seeking a top Data Quality Control specialist to join their world class team. (rigzone.com)
  • As the successful candidate you will have the expertise to grasp the complexity of data management, and fix any data quality risks. (rigzone.com)
  • You will have a minimum of 10 years' experience in data management systems, data quality control and quality assurance. (rigzone.com)
  • Browse 15,684 quality control stock videos and clips available to use in your projects, or search for quality control inspectors or quality management to find more great stock footage and b-roll video clips. (istockphoto.com)
  • He said the agency has been employing more qualified persons with project-management skills and the scope of quality-assurance measurement has expanded. (jamaica-gleaner.com)
  • Analyze quality control test results and provide feedback and interpretation to production management or staff. (onetonline.org)
  • Historically, the structure, classification and terminology of attributes and metrics applicable to software quality management have been derived or extracted from the ISO 9126-3 and the subsequent ISO 25000:2005 quality model, also known as SQuaRE. (wikipedia.org)
  • Measuring software quality is motivated by at least two reasons: Risk Management: Software failure has caused more than inconvenience. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cost Management: As in any other fields of engineering, an application with good structural software quality costs less to maintain and is easier to understand and change in response to pressing business needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the content of SCIndeks is freely available to users, the publishers of the indexed journals subscribe to one of four service packages that provide various levels of content indexing and quality control: from basic bibliographic data (no full text) to full-text availability, DOI assignment, bibliometric evaluation, journal management support and plagiarism detection. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Project Management Institute references the Seven Basic Tools in A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge as an example of a set of general tools useful for planning or controlling project quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples Cause-and-effect diagram Check sheet Control chart Histogram Pareto chart Scatter diagram Flow chart Run chart A3 problem solving Eight Disciplines Problem Solving Seven Management and Planning Tools Montgomery, Douglas (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • The high quality River Watch data is currently utilized by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's Water Quality Control Commission, the Colorado Division of Wildlife, and many grassroots level watershed groups in the state for the management of Colorado's waters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to the nature of nuclear power plant operating organizations (high hazard but low risk), a number of knowledge management activities and programmes have been in place throughout the industry to manage and control the knowledge and information related to nuclear power plant design, construction, operation and maintenance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality control management ensures International Standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • The management and control of quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Software Process Quality: Management and Control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sixty percent of VA hospitals had 'three or more major problem areas' when surveyed by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals, which monitors medical quality in the nation's hospitals, between January 1982 and October 1983, VA records state. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, Guidebook on Quality Control of Water Reactor Fuel, Technical Reports Series No. 221, IAEA, Vienna (1982). (iaea.org)
  • Kennan joined the professional ranks in 1982 when Tom Flores named him quality control coach on his Los Angeles Raiders staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • As with other control charts, the individuals and moving range charts consist of points plotted with the control limits, or natural process limits. (wikipedia.org)
  • The normal distribution is NOT assumed nor required in the calculation of control limits. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the least, any points above either upper control limits or below the lower control limit are marked and considered a signal of changes in the underlying process that are worth further investigation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The control limits for this chart type are u ¯ ± 3 u ¯ n {\displaystyle {\bar {u}}\pm 3{\sqrt {\frac {\bar {u}}{n}}}} where u ¯ {\displaystyle {\bar {u}}} is the estimate of the long-term process mean established during control-chart setup. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are three ways to deal with this: Some practitioners have pointed out that the p-chart is sensitive to the underlying assumptions, using control limits derived from the binomial distribution rather than from the observed sample variance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to this sensitivity to the underlying assumptions, p-charts are often implemented incorrectly, with control limits that are either too wide or too narrow, leading to incorrect decisions regarding process stability. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consider a quality characteristic with target of 100.00 μm and upper and lower specification limits of 106.00 μm and 94.00 μm respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second parameter is L, the multiple of the rational subgroup standard deviation that establishes the control limits. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality Control is the second studio album by American hip hop group Jurassic 5. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jurassic 5 flexed serious old-to-the-new muscles in the '90s, beginning with their independently released single "Unified Rebelution" in 1994, and book-ending with their stellar debut full-length: 2000's Quality Control. (towerrecords.com)
  • The EWMA control chart requires a knowledgeable person to select two parameters before setup: The first parameter is λ, the weight given to the most recent rational subgroup mean. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality control Genetic algorithm Optimization (mathematics) Hoyle D. ISO 9000 quality systems handbook. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inspections are carried out by the Water Quality Control Division, which focuses on ensuring the quality of public water systems across Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • Weather observation quality control systems verify probability, history, and trends. (wikipedia.org)
  • The FDA investigator said in a letter to Morton Grove that was posted on the regulator's website: "Your firm's quality unit is not fully monitoring quality systems designed to assure the safety and quality of drug products manufactured by your firm. (reuters.com)
  • According to the website, the regulator also found appropriate controls were not exercised over computers or related systems at the Chicago plant, potentially allowing any user to change or delete data stored on them. (reuters.com)
  • These rack-style motor quality control units are rugged, field-proven systems for testing stators and armatures in high-volume manufacturing environments. (skf.com)
  • In this webinar, experts will outline key issues with conventional metrology systems and introduce an innovative high-speed non-contact multipurpose measurement platform that will help the quality needs of advanced manufacturing. (qualitymag.com)
  • Monitor performance of quality control systems to ensure effectiveness and efficiency. (onetonline.org)
  • Wiki software has some conceptual origins in the version control and hypertext systems used for documentation and software in the 1980s, and some actualized origins in the 1970s "Journal" feature of NLS. (wikipedia.org)
  • BHEL was responsible for the design, engineering manufacture, supply, erection and commissioning of the steam generators, turbine generators, electrostatic precipitators and associated auxiliaries, and controls and instrumentation systems in the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • The boiler systems at the plant consists of single- or two-pass type, with front/rear/side mill layout, which can have single/bi-drum arrangement with natural or controlled circulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Power Quality: VAR Compensation in Power Systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a specialist engineering, design and construction business that provides proprietary waste-to-energy services and technologies, circulating fluidised bed (CFB) boiler technologies and air quality control systems (AQCS) to the thermal power generation, industrial and municipal sectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Air Quality Control Systems" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2012 a subsidiary of Mekorot entered into a major contract with a delegation from India involving the deployment of water control and smart metering systems in Uttar Pradesh in order to prevent water waste. (wikipedia.org)
  • Protein quality control is the mechanism by which a cell monitors proteins to ensure that they are appropriately folded. (nature.com)
  • Protein quality control takes place predominantly in the endoplasmic reticulum, and can redeliver damaged proteins to the biosynthetic machinery or, failing correction, can deliver them to the ubiquitin-proteasome system for degradation. (nature.com)
  • report a pathway that reprograms protein quality control under stress. (nature.com)
  • With this new study, Würzburg University and Max Planck Institute researchers have shown that ribosomes also take on the role of being 'a quality control point' as well as assuming protein production, which is the already known assignment of ribosomes. (harunyahya.com)
  • Quality control data is most easily visualized using a Levey-Jennings chart. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality control begins with sample collection and ends with the reporting of data. (wikipedia.org)
  • Next, systematic daily checks such as analysing blanks, calibration standards, quality control check samples, and references must be performed to establish the reproducibility of the data. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the main automated quality control programs used today in the area of meteorological observations is the meteorological assimilation data ingest system (MADIS). (wikipedia.org)
  • Another basic quality control check is to have the data compared to preset geographic extremes, perhaps combined with diurnal variations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary objective is to develop standard analysis protocols and quality control metrics for fit-for-purpose use of NGS data to enhance regulatory science research and precision medicine. (fda.gov)
  • The project consists of three specific aims: (1) to develop quality metrics for reproducible NGS results from both whole genome sequencing (WGS) and targeted gene sequencing (TGS), (2) to benchmark bioinformatics methods for WGS and TGS towards the development of standard data analysis protocols, and (3) to assess the joint effects of key parameters affecting NGS results and interpretation for clinical application. (fda.gov)
  • The quality control of data discussed in the preceding chapter is restricted to internal control. (fao.org)
  • Said VA officials: 'There are no data to support the contention that the frequency of quality assurance deficiencies is greater in the VA than in other sectors of the nation's health care system. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Be able to enforce guidelines for data quality control through the development of business rules. (rigzone.com)
  • Conduct data quality analysis, interpreting data and analyzing the results using statistical techniques. (rigzone.com)
  • Develop a data quality dashboard to identify, compare, and resolve data quality problems. (rigzone.com)
  • The SCIAMACHY Bi-Monthly Report is composed of analysis results obtained by the Instrument Data quality Evaluation and Analysis (IDEAS) team, combined with inputs received from the different groups working on SCIAMACHY operation, calibration, product validation and data quality (SOST-DLR, SOST-IFE, and SRON). (esa.int)
  • Quality control (QC) is critical to ensure that RNA-seq data are of high quality and suitable for subsequent analyses. (nih.gov)
  • We tailor our QC programs to your requirements and through our wide range of GMP qualified analytical instrumentation we can provide services for the most basic of tests through to more specialised techniques, and so obtain the data you need, at the right time, to make critical quality control decisions about your product. (intertek.com)
  • The goal of this project was to automate quality control checks and procedures that maintain the accuracy and consistency of OSP data used for critical applications such as serviceability analysis, customer provisioning, inventory tracking, facility and equipment maintenance, and network planning. (bentley.com)
  • IMMCO's Quality Control Toolkit directly interfaces with Bentley Expert Designer Communications to ensure accuracy and data consistency are maintained at all times. (bentley.com)
  • ProFicient 3, an upgraded version of the quality control software, is primarily focused on fully automated data collection, real-time analysis and event generation services. (qualitymag.com)
  • The upgrades provide flexibility through core product enhancements as well as automated data collection and analysis services, allowing manufacturers to address a wider range of quality opportunities than with previous versions of the software. (qualitymag.com)
  • An electronic quality report is generated within NOCTS to identify any data discrepancies that may have been missed by the manual review. (cdc.gov)
  • Using robotics, data processing/control software, liquid handling devices, and sensitive detectors, high-throughput screening allows a researcher to quickly conduct millions of chemical, genetic, or pharmacological tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • In statistical quality control, the individual/moving-range chart is a type of control chart used to monitor variables data from a business or industrial process for which it is impractical to use rational subgroups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its mission is to work with voluntary stewards to monitor water quality and other indicators of watershed health, and utilize this high quality data to educate citizens and inform decision makers about the condition of Colorado's waters. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goals of River Watch are: To collect quality aquatic ecosystem data over space and time to be used water-quality decision making To provide hands on experience for individuals to understand the value and function of the river ecosystem River Watch volunteers around the state collect data at their local watersheds and provide this data to River Watch, which organizes and publishes the data. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality assurance is essential in the program operation, and data and quality control checks are performed regularly through the year. (wikipedia.org)
  • River Watch data is used to help make decisions regarding the quality of watersheds across Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under implementation of Colorado's Clean Water Act, the Water Quality Control Commission (WQCC) uses River Watch data as a primary source for settling and reviewing standards, including annual basin reviews. (wikipedia.org)
  • In statistical quality control, the u-chart is a type of control chart used to monitor "count"-type data where the sample size is greater than one, typically the average number of nonconformities per unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • In statistical quality control, the c-chart is a type of control chart used to monitor "count"-type data, typically total number of nonconformities per unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • In statistical quality control, the EWMA chart (or exponentially weighted moving average chart) is a type of control chart used to monitor either variables or attributes-type data using the monitored business or industrial process's entire history of output. (wikipedia.org)
  • Data of the Central Pollution Control Board proves that the air in Ennore is unhealthy to breathe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Software Quality Control is the set of procedures used by organizations to ensure that a software product will meet its quality goals at the best value to the customer, and to continually improve the organization's ability to produce software products in the future. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cases such as changes in synthesis of the drug substance, changes in composition of the finished product, and changes in the analytical procedure, revalidation is necessary to ensure quality control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality control and assurance are of paramount importance and products are constantly assessed throughout the manufacturing process to ensure their safety, efficacy, consistency and reproducibility between batches. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to the fact that every TEMP is different, the risks associated with each one of them vary and, subsequently, the procedures that must be implemented to ensure its quality are also unique to the product. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is responsible for water control for the state of Colorado to ensure the protection of both the environment and the public. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of quality control of raw materials is to ensure that minimum contract specifications are met. (fao.org)
  • On this basis, the work then discusses quality models as the foundation of quality control, explaining how to plan desired product qualities and how to ensure they are delivered throughout the entire lifecycle. (worldcat.org)
  • This group helps to ensure that all guidelines, standards, and instructional bulletins that relate to the design quality control are followed. (tn.gov)
  • Whether your business is local or global, we can ensure your products meet quality, health, environmental, safety, and social accountability standards for virtually any market around the world. (intertek.com)
  • What can be done to ensure dental unit water quality? (cdc.gov)
  • Therefore, performing relevant quality control is of utmost importance to ensure quality results and reliable interpretation. (qiagen.com)
  • While thrusting ahead with the development of high-precision automation devices, Clarion has been proactive in introducing high-definition cameras and X-ray devices to ensure high mounting quality in high-density circuitry and miniaturized parts. (clarion.com)
  • As with most certifications, strict controls are held to ensure that appropriate standard operating procedures (SOPs) are existing and maintained. (wikipedia.org)
  • The LRWQCB was issued an Administrative Abatement Action (AAA) in 2000 (which was renewed in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005) by the EPA in order to continue the biphasic treatment, water quality monitoring and other actives. (wikipedia.org)
  • The invention describes quality control devices for assays that measure analytes in cells and tissue samples, and methods of use thereof. (google.com)
  • The PSQCA was formed through the passage of the Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority Act, 1996. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first three items have been discussed in Chapter 7, and in the ensuing paragraphs attention will be focused on the latter two means of quality control. (fao.org)
  • In addition to sample scenarios in all chapters, the book is rounded out by a dedicated chapter highlighting several applications of different subsets of the presented quality control techniques in an industrial setting. (worldcat.org)
  • For other uses, see Quality control (disambiguation) . (wikipedia.org)
  • This is made possible by following the strict quality control procedures and consistency of machined parts. (engineeringnews.co.za)
  • In fact, since 1993, genetic algorithms have been used successfully to optimize and to design novel quality control procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hence, when you want to develop a high-quality software system, the first step must be a clear and precise specification of quality. (worldcat.org)
  • This is achieved by using high-quality materials - down to the smallest detail. (lg.com)
  • So, along with the shared pattern nomenclature and high-quality reference images that we make for each QC lot, certificates of analysis and lot-specific production notes are available at AESQC.com," said François Lopez, global sales and marketing manager at AESKU.GROUP. (prweb.com)
  • We make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and we encourage them to improve. (cqc.org.uk)
  • This ensures that the same high quality is consistently maintained at every Clarion manufacturing facility around the world. (clarion.com)
  • Historically, across the world, it has usually been developed after earthenware and before porcelain, as kiln and has often been used for high-quality as well as utilitarian wares. (wikipedia.org)
  • The control chart is one of the seven basic tools of quality control which include the histogram, pareto chart, check sheet, control chart, cause and effect diagram, flowchart and scatter diagram. (wikipedia.org)
  • The seven tools are: Cause-and-effect diagram (also known as the "fishbone" or Ishikawa diagram) Check sheet Control chart Histogram Pareto chart Scatter diagram Stratification (alternately, flow chart or run chart) The designation arose in postwar Japan, inspired by the seven famous weapons of Benkei. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality control testing of pharmaceutical raw materials is critical to drug development from early-stage through to commercial batch release. (intertek.com)
  • When you outsource pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical quality control testing, you will need to select a partner with a strong history of delivering to a consistently high standard, allowing you to focus on your core business agenda. (intertek.com)
  • However, as non-executive chairman was largely responsible when his company took control of other pharmaceutical businesses, for example Allen & Hanburys in 1958. (wikipedia.org)
  • Starting with a general introduction on the notion of quality, it elaborates what the differences between process and product quality are and provides definitions for quality-related terms often used without the required level of precision. (worldcat.org)
  • The lab's Quality Control group is responsible for ensuring quality at every level of manufacturing and overseeing product-release testing. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Certificates of Analysis are generated for final products, and the Quality Assurance group is responsible for the release of that product. (ucdavis.edu)
  • The only product-quality problem affecting a major branded drug firm to attract much attention during this period was the contamination of Baxter's heparin with melamine in early 2008 -- eventually traced to the company's bulk suppliers in China. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The quality of raw materials can vary considerably from supplier to supplier, and even batch to batch, and so controlling the quality of the input material is key to the success of the product. (intertek.com)
  • Follow recommendations for monitoring water quality provided by the manufacturer of the unit or waterline treatment product. (cdc.gov)
  • Simulation tools are also employed for ease of assembly in order to further enhance product quality. (clarion.com)
  • This audit program is a series of rigorous tests and analyses of facilities, production circumstances and ready product, ensuring aloe content of the highest quality and purity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common uses of the Ishikawa diagram are product design and quality defect prevention to identify potential factors causing an overall effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thank you for your assistance in helping us evaluate the quality of our training products. (cdc.gov)
  • As a result, the need for quality control of both raw materials and finished products is greater for feed manufacturers in developing countries. (fao.org)
  • Companies achieving higher quality in their products through effective quality improvement programs enjoy a significant competitive advantage. (routledge.com)
  • The quality control equipment and software will assist clients in identifying necessary adjustments to be made to their products before any material is wasted. (engineeringnews.co.za)
  • The quality of masks should be rigorously checked to prevent defective products from making it to the market, including checking for flaws such as embedded hair or stains, measuring the width of the mask, checking for the presence of straps, and determining that the straps are correctly attached to the mask. (cognex.com)
  • Clarion is committed to building a stringent system of quality control, so that it can continue to deliver assured quality in its own-brand aftermarket products as well as in products for OEM markets, consistently providing the best option for its customers. (clarion.com)
  • Clarion products are only delivered to our customers after repeated grueling tests and uncompromising quality assessments. (clarion.com)
  • Pals rice should adhere to the quality label "Productes de l'Empordà" (Emporda products). (wikipedia.org)
  • The FDA found responsibilities and procedures applicable to the quality control department at its Chicago-based Morton Grove Pharmaceuticals business were not made in writing and fully followed at the facility. (reuters.com)
  • This section provides information about our role and the legal responsibilities of healthcare providers that handle controlled drugs. (cqc.org.uk)
  • Quality control ( QC ) is a process by which entities review the quality of all factors involved in production. (wikipedia.org)
  • The control charts: a statistical approach to the study of manufacturing process variation for the purpose of improving the economic effectiveness of the process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tampering in the context of a controlled process is adjusting the process on the basis of outcomes which are within the expected range of variability. (wikipedia.org)
  • The probability of rejection of a false null hypothesis equals the probability of detection of the nonconformity of the process to the quality requirements. (wikipedia.org)
  • If it is true, then the null hypothesis is considered to be false, the process is considered to be out of control, and the run is rejected. (wikipedia.org)
  • These probabilities depend on the parameters of the quality control procedure (1) and on the probability density functions (see probability density function) of the monitored variables of the process. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, in these cases adequate quality control has to rise from the manufacturing process. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was created after a comprehensive vetting process verified the cost and quality of the cadre of coaches the company was using. (shrm.org)
  • Quality control continues as ingredients are merged during the mixing process and as they finally go into storage as compound feed. (fao.org)
  • The Roadway Design Division Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) group has the responsibility of managing the QA review process in the design of roadway plans. (tn.gov)
  • As part of this process, all Clarion group manufacturing units have obtained certification for IATF16949, an international quality standard specific to the automobile industry, based on ISO9001. (clarion.com)
  • Define the following: A problem The customer(s) Voice of the customer (VOC) and Critical to Quality (CTQs) - what are the critical process outputs? (wikipedia.org)
  • As with other control charts, these two charts enable the user to monitor a process for shifts in the process that alter the mean or variance of the measured statistic. (wikipedia.org)
  • When no such signals are present, no changes to the process control variables (i.e. "tampering") are necessary or desirable. (wikipedia.org)
  • The upper control limit for the range (or upper range limit) is calculated by multiplying the average of the moving range by 3.267: U C L r = 3.267 M R ¯ {\displaystyle UCL_{r}=3.267{\overline {MR}}} . The value 3.267 is taken from the sample size-specific D4 anti-biasing constant for n=2, as given in most textbooks on statistical process control (see, for example, Montgomery). (wikipedia.org)
  • The resulting plots are analyzed as for other control charts, using the rules that are deemed appropriate for the process and the desired level of control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Naturally, if the lower control limit is less than or equal to zero, process observations only need be plotted against the upper control limit. (wikipedia.org)
  • This may be useful when simple process adjustments can consistently move the process mean, but in general, this makes it more challenging to judge whether a process is fully out of control or merely off-target (but otherwise in control). (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, in the automotive industry, the Automotive Industry Action Group sets forth guidelines in the Production Part Approval Process, 4th edition for recommended Cpk minimum values for critical-to-quality process characteristics. (wikipedia.org)
  • If, after carefully monitoring the process for a while, it appears that the process is in control and producing output predictably (as depicted in the run chart below), we can meaningfully estimate its mean and standard deviation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Graybeal, D., A. DeGaetano, and K. Eggleston, 2004: Improved Quality Assurance for Historical Hourly Temperature and Humidity: Development and Application to Environmental Analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • But a News/Sun-Sentinel analysis of VA records revealed that medical quality infractions have been far above the VA's average in several areas, including surgery and anesthesia. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Sampling is the most important activity in quality control, because no analysis can be better than the sample from which it is made. (fao.org)
  • The essence of any root cause analysis in our modern quality thinking is to go beyond the actual problem. (routledge.com)
  • At the design stage, which employs 3D CAD, flawless design quality is ensured through optical analysis of lighting, in-device heat analysis, component strength and tolerance analysis. (clarion.com)
  • Many aspects of structural quality can be evaluated only statically through the analysis of the software inner structure, its source code, at the unit level, the technology level and the system level, which is in effect how its architecture adheres to sound principles of software architecture outlined in a paper on the topic by OMG. (wikipedia.org)
  • This view of software quality being positioned on a linear continuum is supplemented by the analysis of "critical programming errors" that under specific circumstances can lead to catastrophic outages or performance degradations that make a given system unsuitable for use regardless of rating based on aggregated measurements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Operation Leakspin Quality Control: a forum for quality control on the translation/analysis of the cables. (wikipedia.org)
  • Software Quality Control, Error, Analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ishikawa, Kaoru (1985), What Is Total Quality Control? (wikipedia.org)
  • Among his work was a joint report in 1985, with retired General Bryce Poe, for the Federal Construction Council, on quality control of Air Force construction programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Site cleanup began with the 1983-1985 formation of the Leviathan Mine Pollution Abatement Project by the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board (LRWQCB) which was built in an effort to mitigate acid mine drainage. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term was introduced[citation needed] in this context by W. Edwards Deming, and he was a strong proponent of using control charts to avoid tampering. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Lower Molonglo Water Quality Control Centre (or LMWQCC) is the largest inland treatment facility in Australia[citation needed], treating more than 90 million litres of Canberra's wastewater (including sewerage) per day using a combination of physical, chemical, and biological methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Colorado Water Quality Control Division is part of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Water Quality Control Division implements the federal Clean Water Act and Safe Drinking Water Act in Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Colorado Water Quality Control Division focuses on water quality for the State of Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its objective is to protect and maintain the quality of water for the public and the environment, as well as ensuring the safest distribution of drinking water. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Lower Molonglo Water Quality Control Centre is a sewerage and waste water treatment facility in the Australian Capital Territory, owned and operated by ACTEW Corporation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act is pioneering clean water act of California that expanded the enforcement authority of the State Water Resources Control Board and the 9 Regional Water Quality Control Boards. (wikipedia.org)
  • The act provided for the California Environmental Protection Agency to create the local boards and better protect water rights and water quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Porter-Cologne Act also known as the California Water Code, Section 7 was created in 1969 and is the law that governs the water quality regulation in California. (wikipedia.org)
  • The act uses the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permits for point source discharges and waste discharge requirements (WDRs) in order to keep people from degrading the water quality of the State. (wikipedia.org)
  • The policy states: The quality of all waters of the State shall be protected All activities and factors affecting the quality of water will be regulated in order to attain the highest water quality within reason. (wikipedia.org)
  • The State must be prepared to exercise its fullest power and jurisdiction in order to protect the quality of water in the State from degradation. (wikipedia.org)
  • cease and desist orders clean up and abatement orders administrative civil liability orders civil court actions criminal prosecutions The State Water Resources Control Board provides guidance and oversight over the nine regional water boards which are based on hydrological barriers. (wikipedia.org)
  • They are also responsible for allocating funds and reviewing the regions decisions in order to make sure that the water quality in the State isn't becoming degraded. (wikipedia.org)
  • The regional water boards are charged with implementing its provisions and have primary responsibility for protecting water quality in California. (wikipedia.org)
  • The regional water boards include: North Coast San Francisco Bay Central Coast Los Angeles Central Valley Lahontan Colorado River Basin Santa Ana San Diego The Porter-Cologne Act requires the adoption of water quality control plans that give direction to managing water pollution in California. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a water quality control plan for enclosed bays and estuaries whose objective is to protect the benthic community from direct exposure to pollutants in the sediment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The plan also includes the beneficial uses, their objectives and how these objectives will continue to enhance the water quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each region has their own water quality control plan (basin plan) that identifies the specific beneficial uses of water in their region for past, present and the future. (wikipedia.org)
  • Principles of Water Quality Control is the definitive student text in its field for 25 years, this new edition takes an environmental perspective that is highly relevant in the context of current public policy debates. (google.com)
  • It will also be a vital text for post-experience training and professional development, in particular for students preparing for the examinations of the Institute of Water Pollution Control and the Institution of Public Health Engineers. (google.com)
  • Controlling larvae, which are concentrated in discrete areas of standing water is considerably more effective than targeting adults that are more dispersed. (denvergov.org)
  • Consult with the dental unit manufacturer for appropriate methods and equipment to maintain the quality of dental water. (cdc.gov)
  • Should dental unit water quality be monitored? (cdc.gov)
  • Monitoring dental unit water quality can help identify problems in performance or compliance with maintenance protocols and also provides documentation. (cdc.gov)
  • The rapid infusion of cash permitted more acquisitions of engineering firms specializing in water resources (urban drainage and flood control), civil engineering (bridges and waterway design), environmental restoration, and hazardous waste cleanup. (wikipedia.org)
  • The State of California acquired Leviathan from Alpine Mining Enterprises in 1984, and the California State Water Resources Control Board gained jurisdiction over the property. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, water quality has improved and less chlorine is being added as a disinfecting agent. (wikipedia.org)
  • At least some of audience's stirring had to do with a perceived clash between the new JIT regime and manufacturing resource planning (MRP II), a computer software-based system of manufacturing planning and control that had become prominent in industry in the 1960s and 1970s. (wikipedia.org)