Quality, Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability (QEHSS)

QEHSS Policy

JSR Micro NV, based in Leuven, Belgium, is a subsidiary of JSR Corporation.  JSR is a research-oriented organization that pursues close collaborations with leading innovators in a number of industries that are key to the present and future welfare of human society: life sciences, electronic materials, display and optical materials. Our slogan "With Chemistry, We Can" illustrates JSR's commitment to society by contributing to the creation of materials for tomorrow.

JSR Micro NV was founded as a joint venture in 1986 to provide high performance semiconductor lithography materials. Later on Life Sciences was established to provide bioprocess and research & diagnostic related materials.

JSR Micro NV commits to care about the Quality, Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability (=QEHSS) of its stakeholders for the entire lifecycle of its products and services, as we strive to provide our customers with products and services which meet and exceed their expectations.

We are committed to continuous improvement and have established an integrated Quality Management System which provides a framework for continuously measuring and improving quality performance.

JSR Micro’s points of focus to support us in our QEHSS goals:

  • All activities are conducted in accordance with applicable laws and regulations., JSR Micro NV bases its management system on following standards: 
    • Quality Management system of ISO 9001: 2018, 
    • Health and Safety requirements of ISO 45001:2018 and 
    • Environmental requirements of ISO14001:2015. 
    • Sustainability: following Directive (EU) 2022/2464 on Corporate Sustainability reporting
  • Regular monitoring of customer feedback
  • Selection and performance monitoring of the entire supply chain with focus on both quality and sustainability (including environment, health, safety and social factors)
  • Continuous training and development of employees
  • Regular quality audits of our internal processes and critical suppliers
  • Measurable quality objectives which reflect our business aims
  • Management reviews, of among other QEHSS topics, audit results, customer feedback and complaints
Hereby the ISO certificates of our affiliates:  
JSR Corporation Yokkaichi Plant: 
ISO 9001 (JQA-0396)               ISO 14001 (JQA-E-90119) 
JSR Micro Kyushu Co., Ltd
ISO 9001 (JUSE-RA-2266)       ISO 14001 (JQA-EM0882)       ISO 45001 (JQA-OH0319)
JSR Micro Inc, Sunnyvale 
ISO 9001 (10305)                      ISO 14001 (EN13339)             ISO 45001 (OHS13340)
A copy of these certificates is available upon request.

To ensure that these concepts of QEHSS care are respected across all departments and throughout day-to-day activities, management team has the ultimate responsibility for introducing, monitoring and maintaining the systems required so that all employees, visitors and contractors receive the required information and training and have access to the needed resources and the correct instructions. This in order to understand their responsibilities within their own areas of work to help ensure that QEHSS principles are embedded within the whole company. To be able to reach compliance excellence, the management is open, honest and collaborative towards all stakeholders. Every member of the company is dedicated to customer satisfaction and honest and fair towards customers, subcontractors, authorities and neighbours. 

We comply with the JSR Corporate code of conduct. It is though the responsibility of ALL employees to maintain and continuously improve the QEHSS system and take preventive measures where needed.
We will strive to conserve the environment by reducing environmental loads/impacts throughout the life cycle of a product, from development to disposal.

Marc De Baere
JSR Micro NV