- To facilitate our growing production we have since brought on board a team of quality control experts to maintain the companies high standards in all sectors, including an Operational Excellence Manager appointed in 2019.
- Recent finalist at the Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards 2020.
- Future Plastics were nominated for Contract Manufacturer of the Year & Manufacturer of the Year 2020.
- Other excellent companies that were nominated included Pfizer & Coca Cola.
- The Aerospace Industry has unique requirements for quality management. Future plastics is AS9100D certified (See Here). It was accomplished through effective implementation of the quality management system and wider application of good business practices.
- ISO 9001 is defined as the international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system (QMS). Future Plastics achieved this by demonstrating the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements (See Here).
Environmental and legislative issues are critically important to Future Plastics and our customers. We are committed to environmental responsibility and strive to deliver continual performance improvement. This is achieved through many practices including:
Specification and use of recycled products where possible
Extensive use of re-useable packaging
Extensive use of recycled materials
Design in weight reduction of parts through expertise in material and process selection
Tight tolerance optimisation of all plastic components to minimise waste and reduce cost to end customer
Use of water-based coatings and finishing’s where possible
Responsible recycling of all waste plastic
Lean Manufacturing is utilised to identify and reduce waste
Supporting the Arts. Rather than dispose of some of our waste products, we initially offer them to a local enterprise called http://recreate.ie/ Recreate is a thriving social enterprise making art materials and educational supplies affordable and accessible to every sector of the community for all kinds of creative purposes.