Quality Management System
The Fraunhofer Institute for Silicon Technology ISIT operates a systematic and process-oriented quality management system at its Itzehoe site and has been certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001 since July 31, 2003.
As a result, the institute can successfully demonstrate many years of experience in quality assurance within its project work and within the scope of its service provision as well as manufacturing processes. In addition, ISIT has set itself the goal of fully meeting the diverse and individually adapted requirements and expectations of its customers, including the relevant interested parties, with the highest standards and state-of-the-art technology. This results in the endeavour to achieve high quality in the achievement of research and development results.
Certification DIN EN ISO 9001:2015
This certificate is valid for the following scope:
Development of electronical components and systems on the basis of micro- and nanotechnologies
Mission Statement and Principles for Action
Our employees not only feel responsible for ensuring the quality of the project results, but also adhere to the mission statement and the principles of the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft Code of Conduct. This creates a trusting, respectful and fair basis for our internal and external activities.
Fraunhofer observes the requirements of the German Minimum Wage Act, recognizes the applicable national and international laws and regulations of labor law and takes into account the standards of the International Labor Organization (ILO) and has joined the "UN Global Compact" network. Fraunhofer does not tolerate forced labor, child labor or undeclared work and recognizes the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (AEMR).
Information Security, Data Protection and Confidentiality
Information that is processed and elaborated at Fraunhofer often requires special protection. This applies to personal data as well as to entrusted company data, research methods and research results. Fraunhofer ensures that this information is used only within the scope of legal, contractual, operational and data protection regulations and is protected against unauthorized access by third parties. All employees receive mandatory training on the subject of data protection.