Quality Assurance System in Textile Industry

Quality Assurance System in Textile Industry
Noor Ahmed Raaz
B.Sc. in Apparel Manufacturing
Asst. Merchandiser
Opex Sinha Group, Narayongonj
Email: raju.uttara72@yahoo.com

Definitions: Quality

  1. Degree or standard of excellence.
  2. Totality of characteristics of an entity that bear on its ability to satisfy stated and implied needs (ISO).
  3. The degree to which health care services for individuals and populations increase the probability of desired health outcomes and are consistent with current professional knowledge of best practice.
Quality Assurance:
Quality assurance refers to the engineering activities implemented in a quality system so that requirements for a product or service will be fulfilled. It is the systematic measurement, comparison with a standard, monitoring of processes and an associated feedback loop that confers error prevention. This can be contrasted with quality control, which is focused on process outputs.
 Quality Assurance System in Textile Industry
Quality assurance system can be divided into following steps:
  1. On line Quality assurance system and
  2. Off line Quality assurance system.
Again on line Quality assurance system can be divided into the following steps:
  • Raw material control.
  • Process control.
Tests are done at those stages here-

1) After Scouring-Bleaching:
  • PH test
  • Absorbency test.
  • Size test.
  • Whiteness test
  • Yellowness test
  • Pick- up %
2) Finishing :
  • Shade checking.
  • Peach finish quality.
  • Finish type.
  • Hand feel.
Tools of Quality Assurance:
  1. žFocus on the client(Internal/external): Services should be designed so as to meet the needs and expectations of clients and communities.
  2. žFocus on system and Processes: Providers must understand the service delivery system and its key service processes in order to improve them.
  3. žFocus on mesasurement : Analyze processes, identify problems, and measure performance.
  4. žFocus on teamwork: Quality is best achieved through a team approach to problem solving and quality improvement
Steps of Quality Assurance:
  1. Self study
  2. Strategic planning (vision, mission, objectives and initiatives)
  3. Monitoring & documentation
  4. Re-evaluation
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Mazharul Islam Kiron is a textile consultant and researcher on online business promotion. He is working with one European textile machinery company as a country agent. He is also a contributor of Wikipedia.

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