08/08/2006

Fabricated metal products

Netregs, guiding small businesses through environmental regulations has
published a revised guidelines concerning "Fabricated metal products". These
guidelines are for all businesses involved in the fabrication of metal
products. This includes the manufacture of metal products and packaging, and
surface treatment of metal activities.

NetRegs provides practical guidance on how to comply with environmental
legislation. In addition, good practice information is provided which could
help you reduce the impact of your business on the environment.

Businesses involved in the manufacture of fabricated metal products may produce
finished or semi-finished products. Businesses in this sector may also provide
a contract service to other industries.

Further the guidleines include information on

  • Pollution Prevention and Control
  • Water quality

Following business areas are covered:

  • Manufacture of structural metal products
  • Manufacture of metal containers
  • Manufacture of steam generators, boilers and radiators
  • Powder metallurgy
  • Plating and anodising
  • Galvanising
  • Heat treatment of metal
  • Non-metallic coating of metal
  • Thermal spraying of metal
  • Vitreous enamelling
  • Manufacture of cutlery and hand tools
  • Manufacture of metal packaging
  • Manufacture of fasteners and machined parts
  • All fabricated metal products processes

More information


AplusA-online.de - Source: Netregs