The ATEX Product Directive has been updated

The ATEX Product Directive has been updated. Products made available on the market after 20 April 2016 shall always refer to the new Directive 2014/34/EU. Although 94/9/EC ATEX Certificates will remain valid, it will not be possible to have a variation under the old Directive as this Directive has been repealed

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ATEX Harmonised Standard EN 1127 – 1

The ATEX harmonised standard EN 1127-1 – Explosive atmospheres – Explosion prevention and protection – Part 1: Basic concepts and methodology was updated in 2019 (EN 1127-1:2019). The old version from 2011 (EN 1127-1:2011) will be withdrawn from the Official Journal of the European Union on February 1, 2022. EN


Notified Body 2795

Gexcon Certification has been designated as a Notified Body for the ATEX product directive for non-electrical equipment and protective systems for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. Our Notified Body number is 2795 and we are registered in the NANDO database. For more information, please check out the following links: ยป NANDO at the European