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Directive 94/9/EC: Considerations papers by the ATEX Standing Committee

Application of the Directive:

End of transition period for ATEX Directive 94/9/EC - Draft Questions and Answers

Application of the Directive to specific equipment:

           

Filter Units and Vented Silo bins (revised version)

Gas Turbines (revised version)

Steam Turbines

Petrol Pumps (revised version)

Cables

Rotating Mechanical Seals

Safe Openings

Bucket Elevators

Fork Lift Trucks (revised version)

Transportable, pressurised cabins ("modules")

Clarification for equipment with categories two or three

Automatically lubricating systems  

Electrical Trace Heating Systems pdf - 2 MB [2 MB]  (revised version) 

Marking and Conformity Assessment Procedures:

Different categories within one product, or mixes of equipment and protective systems

Certificates and CE marking without the name of the original manufacturer

Marking of components with the Notified Body's number

ExNBG Clarification Sheets: Status and use


Withdrawn consideration papers:

  • Commission Guidance to ATEX Directive Table 2, Footnote (a) (obsolete)
  • Application of ATEX Directive 94/9/EC to assemblies (covered by chapter 3.7.5 of the Guidelines)
  • Place of installation in, out, beside (covered by chapter 4.1.2.3 of the Guidelines)
  • Interface to potentially explosive atmospheres (covered by chapter 4.1.2.4 of the Guidelines)
  • "Simple" Valves (covered by chapters 3.7.2 and 5.2.1 of the Guidelines)
  • "Simple Apparatus" (covered by chapters 3.7.2 and 5.2.1 of the Guidelines)
  • Paint Spray Booths (covered by chapter 4.1.2.2 of the Guidelines)
  • Plastic Containers and Tanks (covered by chapter 3.7.2 of the Guidelines)
  • Combination Pump/Electric Motor (covered by chapter 3.7.5 of the Guidelines)
  • Vehicles intended for the transportation of Dangerous Goods (covered by chapter 6.4 of the Guidelines)
  • Internal monitoring or other devices attached to or inside a vehicle such as a Petrol Tanker (covered by chapter 6.4 of the Guidelines)
  • Inerting Systems (covered by chapter 4.1.2.1 of the Guidelines)
  • Machinery containing an explosive atmosphere (covered by chapter 4.1.2.3 of the Guidelines)
  • Equipment intended for use in domestic environments where leakages of gases, mists etc. are not fuel gas (covered by chapter 5.1 of the Guidelines)
  • Notified Bodies and Type Examination Certificates (covered by chapter 10.3 of the Guidelines)
  • EC Declaration of Conformity (covered by chapter 10.1.1 of the Guidelines)
  • Notified Bodies and Retention of documentation (covered by chapter 9.4 of the Guidelines)
  • Retention of Documentation - Quality Assurance (covered by chapter 10.1.4 of the Guidelines)
  • Marking of Components (covered by chapter 11.4 of the Guidelines)

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