Approved for drinking water
This certification is a fee funded scheme, which means that construction products in contact with drinking water must be tested, approved and labeled before it is legal to market and sell the product in Denmark.
Nordic Poly Mark
In Europe, has got the same product standards. This, combined with an almost identical building tradition in the Nordic countries has meant that Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland have agreed to introduce a common label for plastic products; Nordic Poly Mark.
To be approved by Nordic Poly Mark, the products must have the following certifications:
- EN 12201
This standard specifies general aspects of underground and above-ground PE pipes used for drinking water, untreated water, drainage and drainage under pressure, vacuum sewer systems and water for other purposes.
- EN 1555
This European standard specifies the characteristics of weld fittings made of polyethylene (PE) as well as mechanical fittings for piping the gas supply.
It also specifies the test parameters for the testing methods referred to in this standard.