Third Stone, Inc.

    Industrial Fabric Products



                                           Terms and Conditions

Manufacturing suppliers need to:

            1 )   Implement a quality management system

           2 )   Use customer-designated or approved external providers, including process sources ( e.g., special processes )

           3 )   Notify Third Stone, Inc. of nonconforming processes, products, or services and obtain approval for their disposition

           4 )   Prevent the use of counterfeit parts

                   a )   Suppliers should consider:

                           *   Training of appropriate persons in the awareness and prevention of counterfeit parts

                           *   Application of a parts obsolescence monitoring program

                           *   Controls for acquiring externally provided product from original or authorized manufacturers, authorized

                                distributors, or other approved sources

                           *   Requirements for assuring traceability of parts and components to their original or authorized manufacturers

                           *   Verification and test methodologies to detect counterfeit parts

                           *   Monitoring of counterfeit parts reporting from external sources

                           *   Quarentine and reporting of suspect or detected counterfeit parts

           5 )   Notify Third Stone, Inc. of changes to processes, products, or services, including charges of their external providers or

                   location of manufacture, and obtain Third Stone, Inc.'s approval

           6 )   Flow down to external providers applicable requirements including customer requirements

           7 )   Provide test specimens for design approval, inspection/verification, investigation, or auditing

           8 )   Retain documented information, including retention periods and disposition requirements

           9 )   Ensure that persons are aware of:

                           *   Their contribution to product or service conformity

                           *   Their contribution to product safety

                           *   The importance of ethical behavior