Air Liquide Polska and its employees pursue continual improvement and excellence, to achieve superior performance in our operations and satisfying everevolving customer’s needs, as well as legal requirements for gas and related services in a supply chain.
The main objective of our company is to grow by providing advanced, competitive and global solutions and customer care over the time. This is only possible through application of wilful and considered customer-focused strategy, understanding of customer's needs and total fulfilment of its requirements.
We achieve this objective through managing our business in a manner which:
offers products and services totally conforming to customer requirements, or if necessary to standard requirements,
advises customers of our products and services,
creates an atmosphere of mutual confidence and respect among our commercial partners, suppliers as well as customers.
On 8th November 2004, Air Liquide Polska Ltd. and Alkat Ltd. were granted a certificate of the Integrated Quality and Safety Assurance System according to PN-EN ISO 9001:2015 and PN-ISO 45001:2018-06 (which replaced the earlier PN-N-18001:2004) standards in the scope of production, sale and distribution of industrial, medical and food gases and associated services.
The applied Integrated Quality and Safety Assurance System ensures our customers receive products and services of good and stable quality.
The implementation of PN-EN ISO 22000:2018-08 standard “Food safety management systems - Requirements for organizations throughout the food chain” in the scope of production, storage and distribution of gases, has been one of the top priorities of the Air Liquide's all personnel in Poland. The system implementation has been concluded by the Polish Chamber of Foreign Trade Certification granting us a certificate. ISO 22000 standard combines the HACCP system (Hazardous Analysis and Critical Control Point for Food Safety) and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice).
The implementation of ISO 22000 system ensures our customers receive products and services of good and stable quality. We provide our customers with solutions characterized by the highest quality and safety standards.
Our products meet the specifications and purity criteria defined in the COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 231/2012 of 9 March 2012 laying down specifications for food additives listed in Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
Also, our products meet the requirements listed in the European Union Regulation No 178/2002/EC that defines the general rules and requirements of food law, including the ones concerning traceability, and in the Regulation No 852/2004/EC that obliges the companies to apply good practice on all the steps of the food production chain by maintaining conformity with the principles of food hygiene and by applying of the HACCP rules.
The manufacturing site of Air Liquide in Poland (Alkat) has been granted a certificate of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) compliance. It results that we comply with the GMP requirements laid down in Directive 2003/94/EC and fulfil the recommendations of World Health Organization (WHO).
Good Manufacturing Practice is the quality system regulation including requirements related to the methods used in, and the facilities and controls used for, designing, manufacturing, packaging, labelling, storing, installing, and servicing of medical devices intended for human use.
By the decision of Polish Accreditation Center (PCA), Air Liquide Polska Ltd. was granted the CERTIFICATE OF ACCREDITATION No. RM005 in the scope of production of Gas Reference Materials, produced in the Floxfill SG Specialty Gas Filling Plant in Dąbrowa Górnicza.
The PN-EN ISO 17034:2017-03 standard covers general requirements for the production of all reference materials, including certified reference materials. It was elaborated to promote confidence in reference material manufacturers and to implement a quality management system.
ISO 13485 standard specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization needs to demonstrate its ability to provide medical devices and related services that consistently meet customer and applicable regulatory requirements. Air Liquide Polska Ltd. has implemented and maintains a quality management system for medical devices in the scope of final inspection, release and distribution of liquid nitrogen for cryotherapy, cryosurgery and cryopreservation applications.
The fulfilment of the requirements of EN ISO 13485:2016 standard has been concluded by TÜV Rheinland LGA Products GmbH granting us a certificate.
Hygienic certificate issued by the National Institute of Public Health - National Institute of Hygiene (Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego – Państwowy Zakład Higieny) (NIZP-PZH) proves that the products it was issued for are safe for humans and the environment – provided that they are used as intended.
Air Liquide Ltd. has been granted a NIZP-PZH hygienic certificate for refrigerated oxygen destined for treatment of water intended for human consumption, including ozone used for disinfection of water intended for human consumption.