Regulatory & Certificates

Food compliance and regulatory affairs
Yparex® grades are EU- and FDA food approved. The composition of Yparex® meets the relevant requirements according to the current EU and FDA regulations. Please contact us for specific requests regarding food compliance and other regulatory affairs.

REACH compliance
Yparex B.V. fully complies supports the REACH legislation, its requirements and timetables. Yparex B.V. secured its raw material supply by requiring REACH compliancy statements for all raw materials.

Yparex® grades used for pipe applications are compliant with DVGW W 542. The ISO 2578 long-term temperature stability test, being part of this W542 requirement has been conducted for the following grades:
  • Yparex 8702 ES
  • Yparex 87102 ES
  • Yparex 8802 ES
  • Yparex 8403 S
  • Yparex 8603 S 
Please contact us for a copy of the test certificate.

Drinking water approvals
Drinking water regulations are organised on the national level and therefore specific requests from certifying bodies must be dealt with on an individual basis. Yparex B.V. supports its customers in their requests to obtain drinking-water approvals at the various national institutes. Yparex passes the drinking water certification for all pipe grades in all major European countries.
Please contact us for specific requests concerning drinking water compliance.

Medical and Pharmaceutical packaging
Yparex B.V. will support its customers in acquiring an approval for their end application in medical and pharmaceutical packaging. Several Yparex grades are compliant with the definition given in Chapter 3.2 of the European Pharmacopoeia.
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