BS EN ISO 9001:2015
Aflex products are all manufactured in accordance with BS EN ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems independently assessed and registered by The British Standards Institution (BSI).
Aflex products for the Automotive Sector are all manufactured in accordance with IATF 16949 Quality Management Systems and independently assessed and registered by The British Standards Institution (BSI).
Aflex Hose Ltd have been successfully assessed to the requirements of OHSAS 18001, by the British Standards Institution (BSI). By gaining this certification Aflex Hose Ltd are demonstrating our commitment to the health and safety of our employees by consistently identifying and controlling risks to health and safety, reducing the potential for accidents, complying to relevant legislation and improving overall awareness throughout the business.
Aflex Hose Ltd have been successfully assessed to the requirements of ISO 14001, by the British Standards Institution (BSI). By gaining this certification Aflex Hose Ltd are demonstrating our commitment to reducing our impact on the environment.
Aflex products for the Aerospace Sector are all manufactured in accordance with AS9100D Quality Management Systems and independently assessed and registered by The British Standards Institution (BSI).
3-A Sanitary Standards 62-02
Aflex Hose have 3-A Sanitary Standards approval for Bioflex Ultra, Pharmaline N and Pharmaline X product lines when assembled with appropriate end fittings. Assemblies are marked with the 3-A logo and product code to match the coding presented on the Aflex Hose 3-A certificate. Full details of 3-A assembly availability is included within the relevant full product brochure.
CE Marking (Europe only)
Aflex has been assessed by The British Standards Institution (BSI) and found to comply with the Pressure Equipment Directive 2014/68/EU Conformity Assessment Module D1, approved to CE Mark applicable hose products, accompanied by a Hose Usage Data Sheet, and a Declaration of Conformity.
Material Certification to EN10204
Available for all the hose or hose assembly components.
Hose Identification and Testing
All Aflex Hose assemblies are identified with a stainless steel identification tag, ring or ferrule, laser etched with a unique serial number for traceability, and other relevant information. Each assembly is pressure tested to 1.5 times maximum working pressure before despatch, and pressure test certificates can be supplied.
Attestations of Conformity to Atex Directive 2014/34/EU (Potentially Explosive atmospheres)
Available for hose and assemblies for components used in Gas Zones 1 & 2 and Dust Zones 21 & 22, when applicable.
Certificates of Conformity to BS EN ISO/IEC 17050
Are available for all products.
Fuel Hose Approval to SAE J1737
Bioflex hose samples have been tested and approved to SAE J1737 for Automotive Fuel Hose applications.
Modern Slavery Act 2015
At Aflex Hose , as a major manufacturer and supplier of PTFE flexible hose, we recognise the responsibility that we share with our suppliers, to buy raw materials and sell our products in an ethical manner. As part of this commitment we acknowledge our responsibility towards the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and will ensure transparency within the organisation and with our suppliers of goods and services to Aflex Hose.
Link to full Modern Slavery Act 2015 Statement
We declare that to the best of our knowledge and belief that articles we provide in the form of Aflex Hose Limited PTFE Flexible Hose and Hose Assemblies are compliant to restrictions on substances listed in Candidate SVHC list updated January 2018 in Annex XVII of REACH.
We declare that our products also comply with ROHS requirements
Please see the validation section for the following information: EN 16643:2016, USP, ISO 10993, BPOG, ICH-Q3D, FDA