Welcome on the website of Cemafroid, the international expert of cold chain, refrigeration and air-conditioning
"Refrigeration is the guarantee of quality and security in food and health sectors and allows for the well-being of people while respecting the environment to be able to feed and heal 9 billion people by 2050."
Bring to the professional and industrials, the guarantee of compliance and performance in the cold chain, air conditioning and refrigeration systems through its independent expertise.
Our missions : Test, verify, evaluate, qualify and certify equipment and solutions, train men and to ensure compliance.
Improve the economic and environmental performance of companies and reduce risks.
Independence, impartiality, quality, responsiveness, reliability, trust, team spirit are our values..
Our areas of activity
Cemafroid conducts testing and calibration services in the areas of thermal, refrigeration and metrology. These services are intended for all professional users of thermal equipment and cooling production: temperature recorders, refrigerant and isothermal packaging, thermostatic chambers, semi-trailers, etc.
To achieve these goals, Cemafroid use test facilities and laboratories at the forefront of technology to reproduce temperature cycles over a temperature range from -80 ° C to + 180 ° C. Our laboratories are accredited by COFRAC for testing and calibration services according to ISO 17025 and for Legal Metrology activities in compliance with LAB ML Ref repository 02 (scope available on www.cofrac.fr).
Cemafroid offers to the cold chain, refrigeration and air conditioning professionnals, its expertise for all links of the cold chain: from producer to consumer, from pharmaceutical laboratory to the patient, from the field to the plate through the industry, transportation and storage.
Expertise & Studies Cemafroid offer is focused on three areas: the cold chain for food, the cold chain of health products and air conditioning and refrigeration.
Cemafroid has been designated as an approved body for issuing certificates of capability to operators handling refrigerants. This approval was renewed in 2013.
Cemafroid issues certification for all categories.
Cemafroid is the pilot of the national platform Datafluides for processing certificates of capability for three accredited bodies.
CEMAFROID also issues the FGAS certification in Italy through its subsidiary Tecnea Italia.
Cemafroid accompanies you to apply the professional technical notebook (CTP) of 7 July 2014 for in-service monitoring of refrigeration systems under pressure. The objective is to establish a methodology and to evaluate the costs of compliance of your fleet of refrigeration equipment under pressure. With Cemafroid, you have a single point of contact to answer questions about the regulatory requirements for in-service monitoring of refrigeration equipment under pressure (EfSP).
The Cemafroid-Tecnea group, through its dedicated subsidiary Tecnea Inspection, will help you to ensure the conformity of your ICPE installation. An ICPE installation is a facility classified for the protection of the environment. The installations subject to this regulation are classified in a nomenclature listing the substances stored, used and prepared, as well as the categories of activities. This nomenclature submits them either to a regime of authorization, to a regime of registration or to a regime of declaration.
Cemafroid serves as a certification body, both for its own certificates (Certicold mark) and for type compliance certificates, such as in the framework of PQS programme of the World Health Organization (WHO).
Certicold is an european quality label issued by Cemafroid on the basis of specifications compiled by manufacturers, users, and experts of the industrial products concerned. Certicold is a mark which concerns cold chain equipment dedicated to health (Certicold Pharma) and foodstuff (Certicold HACCP).
Cemafroid through its subsidiary Cemafroid Formation offers a catalog of training courses for professionals and users of the cold chain, refrigeration and air conditioning.
The themes range from the issuance of good practice in hygiene and safety, of new regulations or new tools to improve economic and environmental performance. CEMAFROID Formation is now one of the leaders in training in the cold and the air conditioning for health, food and air conditioning professionals.
ATP is the agreement on the international carriage of perishable foodstuffs and on the special equipment to be used for such carriage. ATP is a UN agreement signed by 48 countries. The current version is available on theUNECE website.
For national transport, national regulations require the use of equipment with a certificate of technical compliance ATP or a national certificate.