This publication provides guidance on assessing the competency of personnel who are required to undertake periodic inspection and testing of gas cylinders. It explains the regulatory background and then provides extensive information on conducting an appropriate assessment.

This document provides guidance on inclusion of environmental aspects in standardisation activities.

It is intended for use by working group experts involved in the preparation of international standards (CEN and ISO) and provides guidelines for inclusion and consideration of environmental aspects.

The document was previously published as EIGA 917/08 and was available only to EIGA members.

It is now being republished to make it available to non members as well in accordance with EIGA’s responsible approach to standardisation and the environment.

The only changes to the text of the document are to update references to certain EU Directives.

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