Quality Association German Construction Chemicals

EU products regulation: Accreditation issued

In mid-April 2013, the German accreditation body DAkkS issued accreditation certificate D-ZE-17527-01-00 to the non-profit Quality Association of the German Construction Chemistry – Qualitätsgemeinschaft Deutsche Bauchemie e.V. (QDB), Frankfurt am Main. This makes the QDB one of the first bodies in Germany to satisfy all of the prerequisites for continuing its successful work of 15 years as a notified body for the surveillance and certification of its member companies in the field of admixtures for concrete in conformity with EN 934 as well as for products and systems for protection and repair...

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