ACCREDIA evaluates the technical competence and professional integrity of the conformity evaluation operators (Laboratories and Certification Bodies), verifying compliance with mandatory regulations and voluntary standards in order to ensure the value and credibility of the attestations they release (see Documents in www.accredia.it). ACCREDIA is member of EA, IAF and ILAC.
CATAS testing laboratory is accredited according to EN ISO/IEC 17025 with accreditation number 0027.
Apposition of the mark or any reference to the accreditation do not imply any responsibility of ACCREDIA on the contents of the test reports and hence on the approval of the samples tested.
Download the accreditation certificate and the list of accredited tests for the San Giovanni al Natisone site and for the Lissone site.
CATAS is product certification body accredited according to EN ISO/IEC 17065 with accreditation number 215B.
Download the accreditation certificate and the attachment.
Authorizations, notifications and acknowledgements
CATAS is authorized by the Italian Home Office to issue test certificates for the fire reaction sector necessary to obtain the ministerial homologation.
Download the Home Office Authorization.
CATAS is authorized as a conformity assessment body for construction products according to the UE Regulation N. 305/2011 dated 2011, 9th of March (CPR).
Download the la NANDO notification n° 1937 and find out all the products we can assess.
CATAS has been the first Italian institute to be recognized by the California government (CARB) as third party certifier on formaldehyde emission from wood based panels. At a global level, CATAS is TPC (Third Party Certifier) n° 16.
CATAS is member of the American Association BIFMA.
CATAS is recognized for the lead analysis on children furniture by U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
CATAS is approved by IKEA.