Lean Six Sigma
Over 50% of Nanophase’s personnel are certified 6σ practitioners whose expertise ranges from accounting to operations. Cross-functional Process Center Teams drive continuous improvement efforts with participation from operators, senior scientists, and managers.
Nanophase’s processes are tightly controlled using statistical process control (SPC) under 6σ discipline and are demonstrably scalable and robust. The company’s goal is to have all critical processes at 6σ quality level, with none below 4σ.