Brochure: A Common Regulatory Framework for Equipment Used in Environments with an Explosive Atmosphere – en

This UNECE publication provides a common regulatory framework for Ex areas that recommends the IEC and IECEx as the world’s best practice model for the verification of conformity to International Standards. It can be used by countries that lack regulation in this sector as a blueprint for their regulation, and also for aligning existing national regulations with internationally harmonized best practice.

The framework is also available in Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese and Spanish.

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News release: Standards provide boost to public policy process

IEC, ISO and UNECE conference and workshop Geneva 2-3 November 2015
Geneva, Switzerland, 2015-11-02 – International Standards help governments and regulators achieve public policy goals, and the key is effective dialogue. This is one of the conclusions of experts at the recent conference on standards and policy held in Geneva today.