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.
Air Liquide Polska Ltd. and Alkat Ltd. have an Integrated Quality, Health and Safety Management System, implemented and certified since 2004. We currently hold certificates confirming compliance with PN-EN ISO 9001:2015 and PN-ISO 45001:2018-06 (which replaced the previous PN-N-18001:2004) standards in the scope of production, sale and distribution of industrial, medical and food gases and related services.
The implemented Integrated Quality, Health and Safety Management System ensures our customers to receive products and services of good and stable quality.
To ensure proper quality, identification and control of potential risks, Air Liquide Polska Ltd. and Alkat Ltd. have implemented ISO 22000 system "Food safety management system - Requirements for organizations throughout the food chain" - in the production, storage and distribution of gases. The system implementation has been concluded by the Polish Chamber of Foreign Trade granting us a certificate, which we have been maintaining since 2006. We currently hold a certificate confirming compliance with PN-EN ISO 22000:2018-08 standard.
Applying the requirements of ISO 22000 ensures that our food customers receive fully traceable products and services of good and stable quality. We provide solutions characterised by the highest quality and safety standards as well as in compliance with the applicable legal requirements for this group of products.
The manufacturing site of Air Liquide in Poland (Alkat Ltd.) has been granted the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certificate for medicinal products (medical oxygen) and for API (Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient). It results that we comply with the GMP requirements of Directive 2003/94/EC and fulfil the recommendations of the 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 and distribution of medical products 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 Certified Reference Materials (multicomponent mixtures in a wide range of concentrations, in accordance with the granted scope of accreditation), which are produced at 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 developed to promote confidence in reference material manufacturers and to implement a quality management system.
Air Liquide Polska Ltd. has implemented and maintains a Quality Management System for Medical Devices in the scope of final control, release and distribution of liquid nitrogen for use in cryotherapy, cryosurgery and cryopreservation. Meeting the requirements of the EN ISO 13485:2016 standard has been confirmed with a certificate granted us by TÜV Rheinland LGA Products GmbH.
EN ISO 13485 is an international standard specifying requirements for medical devices, which aims to ensure the highest quality of products, meeting customer and applicable regulatory requirements.
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.
The hygienic certificate issued by the National Institute of Public Health - National Institute of Hygiene (NIZP-PZH) certifies that the products it was issued for, are safe for humans and environmentally friendly – if used in accordance with their intended purpose.