BRIEF FOR INMETRO ORDINANCE NO. 267/2021 ON CYLINDERS FOR STORING VEHICULAR NATURAL GAS (CNG)

BRIEF FOR INMETRO ORDINANCE NO. 267/2021 ON CYLINDERS FOR STORING VEHICULAR NATURAL GAS (CNG)

RELEASE DATE:2022-01-14 17:31
BriefBrazil INMETRO (Brazilian National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality) officially issued Ordinance No. 436 on October 19, 2021, which updated the safety performance of Cylinders for storing vehicular natural gas (CNG). Ordinance No. 436 has come into effect on November 1, 2021, and replace Ordinance No. 171/2002 and 298/2008.



DEADLINE AND TRANSITIONAL PROVISION
As per INMETRO 436/2021 Art. 13, since January 1, 2023, national manufacturers and importers must manufacture or import, to the Brazil market, only cylinders for storing vehicular natural gas (CNG) in accordance with the provisions contained in this Ordinance.
 
Since July 1, 2023, domestic manufacturers and importers must sell, to the Brazil market, only cylinders for storing vehicular natural gas (CNG) in accordance with the provisions contained in this Ordinance.
 
As per INMETRO 436/2021 Art. 14, Since January 1, 2024, establishments that carry out distribution or trade activities must sell, to the Brazil market, only cylinders for storing vehicular natural gas (CNG) in accordance with the provisions contained in this Ordinance.

FAMILY CLASSIFICATION
CNG-1: Metal
CNG-2 Metal liner reinforced with resin impregnated continuous filament (hoop wrapped).
CNG-3 Metal liner reinforced with resin impregnated continuous filament (fully wrapped).
CNG-4 Resin impregnated continuous filament with a non-metallic liner (all composite).

THE PROCEDURE OF CERTIFICATION
Application Submission
Factory Audit (As per ISO9001 & QMS documents)
Samples Preparation and Testing
Legal Representative Audit
Technical Documents Submission And Review
Issuance of Certificate
Certification Maintenance

ATIC CERTIFICATION SERVICE
We ATIC provide INMETRO certification service for the manufacturers of Cylinders for storing vehicular natural gas (CNG) by direct co-operation with approvals authorities without communication barriers. ATIC helps arrange full-life time product compliance including certification application, documentation preparation, regulatory analysis, compliance training, pre-testing and test arrangement, etc. With the best service and the fastest efficiency, ATIC assist the manufacturers to enter Brazil market with one-stop certification.

ABOUT ATIC
ATIC is a young technical service company from China, established in 2015. By creating a better entrepreneurial environment, we build a professional and passionate team with the best experts, returnees and extraordinary graduates. We are committed to integrate international and domestic regulations, testing and certification resources from a globalization perspective, to establish a neo-specialized regulation research, testing and certification platform. ATIC serves more than 4,500 manufactures per year.

INMETRO HOMOLOGATION PLEASE CONTACT

Charlie
Charlie Li
Component Homologation Department
Charlie holds the role of Component Department Manager in ATIC. 
He is recognized Expert by European Authorities and Lead Auditor under several Brazilian OCPs for INMETRO certification.
Phone: +86 15603077760
Email: charlie.li@atic-cn.com