Provision 6 (Reusable Equipment and Components) requires an electronics recycler to implement a written Quality Assurance Plan (QAP). The QAP is a specific document that must be titled “Quality Assurance Plan” and included as part of the electronics recycler’s management system. A QAP defines methods to verify the accuracy of test methods, testing equipment, and records requirements. Its purpose is to ensure products are sold to the buyer in conformance with Provision 6 and any buyer specifications.
The QAP should include: