ISO Certification

Cortec® is proud to be certified and accredited for the following ISO systems:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System
  • ISO 9001:2015 Environmental Management System
  • ISO/IEC-17025:2005 Laboratory Testing Accreditation

Cortec® places a high priority on these systems as part of its concern for quality, the environment, and its ability to offer quality testing services to customers. Cortec® is regularly audited and re-certified to ensure compliance with the standards.

ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System)

Cortec® has been ISO 9001 certified since 1994. By holding itself to ISO 9001 standards, Cortec® seeks to instill confidence in its customers and ensure they get what they expect in terms of quality, delivery time, and cost. Cortec’s internal auditors and senior management work hard to maintain and continually improve the quality management system.

ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management System)

Cortec® Corporation was one of the first companies in Minnesota to receive ISO 14001 certification in 1998. Among other activities, Cortec® continues to follow through on this environmental commitment not only by taking precautions against pollution, but also by continuing to add to its portfolio of biobased products that incorporate renewable resources.


Cortec® Laboratories is the only ISO/IEC-17025 Laboratory Testing Accredited facility in the industry. Under the scope of this certificate, Cortec® Laboratories is accredited to perform 14 different types of testing including humidity, salt fog, VIA, and electrochemical impedance measurement testing. To view the scope of accreditation and to request testing, please visit the Cortec® Laboratories website:

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent, non-governmental organization that facilitates international trade by establishing thousands of International Standards relating to quality, safety, and efficiency in technology and manufacturing. To learn more about ISO, please visit:

ISO 9001:2015 Cortec’s Quality Management System Information
ISO 14001:2015 Cortec’s Environmental Management System Information
ISO 17025:2005 Cortec’s Laboratory Accreditation Information
Limited Warranty Cortec's Limited Warranty Information