ISO QUALITY SYSTEM-CONCLUSION TEXAS PETROCHEMICAL PLANT GETS CERTIFICATION
John F. Graham Ethyl Corp. Pasadena, Tex. It will soon be necessary for U.S. operators to show evidence of meeting European quality standards in order to be competitive for business within the European Economic Community. The maintenance organization at Ethyl Corp.'s Houston plant has taken such steps with ISO 9000 certification. (Editor's note: Additional discussion of ISO standards and their implementation, particularly in oil industry upstream plants, appears in the May 6 issue, p.