OptoSci has more than 20 years experience in the design and development of optoelectronic equipment and instruments for education and research. Due to the safety critical applications for our products, they have been designed to comply with a range of international standards covering explosive atmospheres, inherent safety, environmental performance,  amongst others. Our accreditation range is reinforced by our robust quality system. Full details of our accreditations and our quality system can be found below.

quality management

Quality Management System (QMS)

It is the policy of OptoSci Ltd. to design, manufacture and distribute products and equipment that meet the certified design, …

ATEX

ATEX – Explosive atmosphere approval

ATEX is the name give to two European directives for controlling explosive atmospheres. ATEX Directive 94/9/EC applies to OptoSniff and …

IECEx

IECEx – Explosive atmosphere conformity

The IECEx Scheme is a programme intended to facilitate international trade in equipment and services for use in explosive atmospheres, …

EMC

EMC – Electromagnetic Compatibility

The EMC Directive first limits electromagnetic emissions of equipment in order to ensure that, when used as intended, such equipment …

laser safety

Laser Safety

As the OptoSniff system contains a laser, it must adhere to laser safety standards / guidance. In relation to the …

CE Logo

CE Mark

The CE mark is the visible consequence of the whole process of conformity assessment. Broadly, this indicates that a product …

IP Rating

Ingress Protection

The OptoSniff sensor heads have been designed to operate in harsh environments such as coal mines and landfill sites. To …