All products supplied on this purchase order shall be inspected and/or tested to provide objective written verifiable data showing that it is free of platings, coatings and claddings composed of cadmium, brass, zinc. or solders containing tin with less than 3% lead (Pb) content.
The Seller shall certify that these prohibited materials were not used in the platings, coatings, or claddings used in the construction of products procured on this purchase order. The Seller shall notify the Clear Align buyer a minimum of one year prior to any change in plating, coating, and cladding materials, especially if this will render said products to become noncompliant with this quality note.
The Seller must record in writing all parametric inspection and/or test results and provide it with each shipment of the line item to the Buyer. If the material requires Clear Align source inspection, the data will be made available for review by the Buyer’s Quality Representative prior to delivery. The data submitted shall cover the lot of material being shipped.
The submitted data may be in seller format, but shall contain the following minimum information:
- Seller’s name
- Clear Align purchase order number and revision
- Drawing/specification/supplier planning revision level
- Number of items in lot
- Number of items inspected
- Sampling Size
- Lot number and date code
The Seller shall randomly select samples from the manufacturer lot in accordance with the sampling plan per Table I. The acceptance number is zero.
2.5% AQL Sampling Plan
Compliance to this restriction and requirement is subject to Clear Align review at anytime during the performance of this purchase order.