Electrical measuring apparatus and measurement of current

Quality that is reliable

For many decades, Würth Elektronik has stood for quality in the sector of electronic and electromechanical components. Traditional, high quality, at home worldwide. All of our products are subject to strict quality controls and guidelines that offer our customers more. More quality, more reliability, more safety in all sectors - whether automotive, industrial, telecommunications or any other area. Würth Elektronik products can be found in almost all industries.

True to the motto "One Global Quality", we have 4 worldwide quality centers in France (Lyon), Germany (Waldenburg), China (Longgang) and the USA (Watertown, South Dakota).

We are committed to this orientation in all product and business areas. A commitment that constantly drives us forward and challenges us. Long-term and sustainable investments in quality underline our position as a German manufacturer. Because of this, we invest in quality from start to finish. It starts at the beginning, in the development and the materials used in production. It is followed by the quality tests and quality certificates as well as in the active and individual support of our customers from concept to production.

An effective and efficient quality system based on individual competence, process capability, design reliability and product quality supports us in achieving this goal. Every product area, every department of every employee: Würth Elektronik stands for more than just electronic components. We offer "more than you expect".

Machine for measuring electronic components
Cross section through an electronic component
Workers in a quality laboratory

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Here you can learn more about the global quality structures and laboratory equipment of Würth Elektronik.

We also treat the issues of material compliance in accordance with RoHS, REACh and Halogen Free as well as conflict minerals with great care. We answer important questions about the RoHS directive here in our FAQs.

Certifications

Here you will find an overview of our quality standards:

ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System

Würth Elektronik is ISO 9001:2015 / Quality Management certified. The independent Dakks certification agency has awarded the ISO 9001 certificate for quality management. This documents that the quality management system for development, manufacture and sale of our products meets the requirements of the international standard ISO 9001. These quality standards are consistently applied in order to offer products according to the highest possible quality standards.

IATF 16949 Quality Management Systems of the Automotive Industry

Especially for the automotive sector our products are manufactured at IATF 16949 certified locations. The IATF 16949 certification gives us the security to meet the high requirements in the automotive value chain. Supply chains are becoming more and more complex - this has increased the need for stricter quality control with cost-effective standardization. We therefore need to become more agile and adapt to the ever-changing needs and innovations. In a highly competitive environment, we thus fulfil a high level of flexibility, efficiency and quality.

ISO 14001:2015 environmental management system

For Würth Elektronik, sustainability means securing the long-term business success while at the same time protecting the natural foundations of life. Keeping this balance is a continuous development and improvement process that we are happy to face. ISO 14001 helps us to minimize the environmental impact of our activities.

CE conformity

Our wireless connectivity products are designed and manufactured in accordance with EU directives for radio equipment. Therefore, all our products of this range carry the CE marking. Please refer to integration of radio technology or to the respective product manuals for further information on the CE conformity of our products. Reports on the conformity of our products to Directive 2014/53/EU are available on request: EN 300 440, EN 300 328, EN 300 220, EN 301 489, EN 60950, EN 62479, EN 62311.
All products that have not yet been put into circulation will be converted to the new RED Directive at the latest when they are put into circulation:

  • Guideline R&TTE 99/5/EC: Radio and Telecommunications Terminal Equipment valid until 12.06.2017
  • Guideline RED 2014/53/EU: Radio Equipment Directive (RED), legally binding as of 13.06.2017

OHSAS 18001:2007 health and safety management

OHSAS 18000 is an international standard for an occupational health and safety management system. It consists of two parts, 18001 and 18002 and includes BS8800 and a number of other publications.

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