INERIS places its experience and scientific and technical skills at the service of businesses, local governments and Administrations so as to guide them in their activities related to health and environmental safety and protection. This support is evidenced, in particular, by providing study and advisory services.

Regulatory and voluntary Certification

>> Important information to equipment users intented for use in explosive atmospheres


INERIS certifies equipment and systems regarding the ATEX Directive
2014/34/EU, (which replaces Directive 94/9/EC), Machinery Directive and also the associated services as the installation, maintenance, repair and overhaul of ATEX equipment and certification regarding functional safety.

INERIS is also notified for the certification of explosive products and pyrotechnical articles according to Directives 2014/28/EU which replaces Directive 93/15/EEC (Explosives for civil use) and 2013/29/EU (Pyrotechnical Articles), the classification of dangerous goods according the French rules “TMD”, the certification for the people who install lightning protection and certification in the field of new technologies