From early 80’s, Smaltiriva started investing in quality not only in terms of product/process, but also in terms of training to employees and interpersonal relations, as well as attention to customers and suppliers ( total quality approach ).

Early 90’s Smltiriva obtained quality certification according to UNI-EN-ISO 9003, and later on early 2000 obtained certification UNI-EN –ISO 9001 ; in 2008 obtained certification in accordance to the new ISO rules UNI-EN-ISO 9001: 2008.

Smaltiriva quality depatment operates in close cooperation with PST Corporate quality department which monthy monitors quality KPI and periodically audits quality system and requires detailed actions plans for performance improvements.

Quality department has very sophisticate instrumentation to monitor processes and product quality and they are available also for customers to check and fine tune process parameters and obtaining the best performance of the coatings ; thanks to a close cooperation with internal R&D department , it is possible to make very detailed “failure analysis “ reports.