igus® is ISO 9001:2015 certified.
igus® has been awarded 13 iF Design Awards since 1987
igus® energy chains and E-Tubes have been successfully tested by TÜV Rheinland in accordance with relevant machine guidelines.
This means igus® energy chain cable carrier users need not worry about testing this machine component to ensure it meets CE guidelines. The construction test 2PFG 1036 / 10/97 for protective equipment includes the following:
Application and safety
Resistance to external influences
Sharp corners and edges
energy chain cable carriers made from igus'® igumid ESD material correspond to the German federal office of Physics and Technology (PTB)'s classification Ex II 2 GD according to ATEX-RL 94/9/EG.
Many energy chain cable carriers are suitable for use in cleanrooms according to DIN EN ISO 14644-1. This has been acknowledged by the IPA Fraunhofer Institut.
All igus'® igumid materials have UL approval. igumid NB has the fire protection class approval IIb according to test VDE 0304 Part 3/5.70; approval V2 according to UL 94 and the class B2 according to DIN 4102.
chainflex® cables are produced in accordance with several international standards, including Interbus certification for certain CF11 bus cables and DESINA compliance.
Different energy chains have been compared in the acoustic laboratory of the TÜV.
The material igumid is free from toxins, according to RoHS standard 2002/95/EC.