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What is ATEX and IECEx Certification?

Apr 05, 2017

What is ATEX? ATEX stands for Atmosphere EXplosibles. It is a legal framework that businesses must follow in order to protect employees and property from explosion risk in areas with a potentially explosive atmosphere. Furthermore, ATEX is the term used for European Union’s Directive 94/9/EC which concerns equipment & protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. The purpose of the directive is to facilitate trade by har... Read More