CERTIFICATIONS AND ACCREDITATIONS
ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems
Ricca Chemical Company was one of the first companies to transition to the new ISO 9001:2015 standard at our Texas facility. The Texas and Indiana manufacturing facilities are certified to ISO 9001:2015. The Pocomoke City site follows the same Quality Management system as the Texas and Indiana sites.
FDA Class I Medical Device Manufacturer
The Texas, Maryland, and Indiana manufacturing facilities are registered with the FDA as a (Class I) Medical Device Manufacturer. Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) procedures are followed. We manufacture our Normality solutions to the tightest manufacturing specifications in the industry. Our spectroscopy line is tested according to rigorous internal protocols.
ISO 17025:2017 General Requirements for the Competence of Testing and Calibration.
The Texas, Maryland and Indiana Quality Control Laboratories are accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 for our pH reference standards and conductivity reference standards.
ISO 17034:2016 General Requirements for the Competence of Certified Reference Materials.
The Texas, Maryland and Indiana facilities are accredited to ISO 17034 as reference material producers for our VeriSpec® pH Buffer and Conductivity Standard CRMs.
FSSC 22000: Food Safety System Certification
The Texas facility is accredited to FSSC 22000 for its food safety management systems, under the scope of terpene processing, blending, packaging, and shipping for the food industry.
Ricca Chemical Quality Policy:
We will formulate, manufacture and deliver high quality chemicals, chemical solutions and standards, laboratory products, reference materials, and food grade ingredients which consistently meet or exceed customer expectations and requirements as we continually strive to safely improve our systems, culture, and processes to support our continued growth with effective communication.