August 03rd,2021
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The essentials Certification body “HyCert”
The essentials Certification body “HyCert”
The certification body “HyCert” is accredited according to DIN EN ISO / IEC 17065: 2013. With the publication of the recommendation for the confirmation of conformity of the drinking water hygiene suitability of products, the Federal Environment Agency (UBA) has stipulated that accredited certification bodies can confirm the conformity of the requirements under paragraph 17 section 3 of the Drinking Water Ordinance for drinking water contact materials and products.

The german accreditation body (Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle, DAkkS) confirms in its certificate (sign: D-ZE-13042-01-00) dated June 16, 2020 that the certification body “HyCert” of the Hygiene-Institut des Ruhrgebiets in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, has the authority to certify materials that come into contact with drinking water in accordance with DIN EN ISO / IEC 17065: 2013.