Certifications

All of the APmedical products are guaranteed by quality certifications that have been obtained in compliance with the most rigorous international standards in terms of safety. Created from first quality plastic materials (polypropylene copolymer coloured with pigments without cadmium or other heavy materials, in accordance to the REACH European standard), the APmedical containers resist fluids and solvents and can be disposed through incineration without any harmful gas release, in accordance to the current environmentally related international standards.

The Sharps Containers line, containers for needles and cutting tools, has been designed to resist puncture by needles and cannulae which are the main cause of injury to hospital staff. As far as the Waste Containers line is concerned, containers for the disposal of dangerous hospital waste, the special peripheral adhesive with which the lids are fitted to create an air-tight seal with the container thus preventing any risk of infection.

Extremely solid and resistant, these containers do not fear shock as they are designed to resist the hardhest transport conditions while heading towards the dump or incinerator. They are also designed to withstand different working temperatures.

In order to guarantee the technical quality of its products, APmedical has certified them in accordance to the most rigorous recognised European and international standards. The products are in fact marked UN, Kite mark, Marque NF, TÜV and are FDA approved.

The same production process has obtained the UNI EN ISO 9001:2000 certification issued by the TÜV Rheinland international organisation.The guarantee of the quality of the product is given by constant attention to the management of the quality system and to the ongoing product testing performed internally as well as by the laboratories that certify the product.

 



Un

Un

UN: homologation for packaging intended to contain and transport dangerous goods.

trba

trba

The TRBA 250 regulates protection from needle stick injuries. Compliance to German Standard which defines the requirements for protection from sharps. 

NF

NF

French certification brand awarded by LNE (Laboratoire National D'essais) under AFNOR mandate, which guarantees quality and safety of the products. This brand does not only ensure conformity to standards but compliance with supplementary qualitative criteria corresponding to the needs of consumers/users. It has been issued in accordance with French standard NFX 30-500. 

BSI

BSI

ISO 9001: Certification mark of the company quality system according to the ISO 9001 International Standards requirements. 

ISO 23907

ISO 23907

Kite Mark: Registered English Mark issued by the BSI (British Standards Institution), one of the most recognized brands which guarantees quality and safety of products to consumers. It has been issued in accordance with the new regulation ISO 23907:2012.

FDA

FDA

FDA: Endorsement by the American "Food and Drug Administration" for sharps containers.