Chudnow participates in and complies with several key regulations and directive worldwide for most of the parts we manufacture. Your health and safety is of great concern to us and we are happy to participate in these directives. Below is a list of just a few directives we are in compliance with. Certificates of Conformance can be requested for relevant agencies, directives or regulations and for specific parts referenced.
• NSF Certified - National Sanitation Foundation is a certification stating the specified products we sell are in compliance with NSF standard and is safe for use for direct contact to food and drink.
Our listing can be found @ http://www.nsf.org under ANSI 2 and 18, Food and Beverage Dispensing Equipment.
• ASSE Certified - ASSE’s product performance standards, developed through industry consensus, detail how a product is intended to function under normal operating conditions and include testing procedures and requirements for performance, health and safety. Standards may also include requirements for construction, maintenance and operation.
Our listing can be found @ http://www.asse-plumbing.org/listed.asp under their standard 1032
• California Regulation:
Proposition 65 - This law states that any manufacturer that sells or supplies products or material containing any hazardous or known cancer causing properties or contains chemicals known to pose health risks or known to cause cancer or birth defects, must provide a warning label to the effect.
Chudnow is in compliance with these laws for all of the products we sell, as they apply to food and beverage dispensing applications and the products we sell for that use. Products such as draft arms, double automatic vent valves, dipper wells, jars, ladles, chocolate and syrup pumps and many others are compliant and are excluded from Prop 65 labeling. If you purchase a product from us that requires a statement to Prop 65 Compliance, please refer to the below declaration. Other non-food grade items may contain a listed substances of high concern such as brass fittings and brass body regulators. These products require warning labeling when shipped to California...
City of Los Angeles - Board of Building and Safety Commissioners. Filed for Series S470D double check valve and double automatic venting devices.
Refer to file# M-700249.
• REACH Compliance:
Much like California Proposition 65, REACH is a European standard that identifies substances of high concern and companies that sell and market in Europe must comply and disclose use of these substances in their products. Declarations are supplied on an as needed basis only and are Product, Supplier and Client specific. If you require a REACH declaration, please call and/or indicate your requirement at the time of order..