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Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)

Definition of Production Part Approval Process (PPAP):

Outlines the methods used for approval of production and service commodities, including bulk materials, up to and including part submission warrant in the advanced quality planning process. The purpose of the PPAP process is to ensure that suppliers of components comply with the design specification and can run consistently without affecting the customer line and improving the quality systems. PPAP ensures that you will achieve the first time quality and will lower down the cost of quality.

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