Advice on laws and standards

Italfim helps you to choose certified solutions. All Italfim products are certified as being fully compliant with all legal requirements foreseen in each area of use. Specialised publications are available containing the relevant legal requirements to help you select the right product.

NTC2008 Technical Building Standards

These Technical Building Standards approved by the Italian Ministry for Infrastructure establish the working load capacity expected of structures for each type of load and application. Contact us for more information.

NTC2008 brochure

UNI EN 12604

UNI EN 12604 concerns the protection of moving gates and doors. "Safe" mesh responds to the need to guarantee the safety of automated gates and doors. The aperture of this mesh meets the highest requirements of this norm.


Non-slip brochure

IEC EN 60529 - IP code

International norm IEC EN 60529 classifies and rates the degree of protection provided by enclosures for electrical devices.

The structure of the IP code indicates the degree of protection as follows:

- Degree of protection against access to hazardous parts within the enclosure

- Degree of protection against access solid foreign objects penetrating the enclosure

- Degree of protection against ingress of water within the enclosure


Expanded mesh that complies with:

IP 10: SQ80 DL 80 x DC 56 - av 6.2 x sp 3 mm

IP 20: Q20 DL 20 x DC 13 - av 1.5 x sp 1.5 mm

IP 30: Q5 DL 5.0 x DC 4.0 - av 0.8 x sp 0.8 mm

IP 40: E4 DL 4.0 x DC 3.0 - av 0.65 x sp 0.80 mm

(av = strand width; sp = strand thickness)


IP protection brochure

The RoHS Directive

Italfim conducts regular checks on the raw materials used in production to ensure that its products do not contain any of the hazardous substances listed in this Directive.

(RoHS - Restriction of Use of Hazardous Substances - Directive)