MED approved products

The following Tikkurila´s products have MED (Marine Equipment Directive) certificate and are thus accepted to be used for interior painting of walls and ceilings in ships.


This certificate No 0809-MED-0371 certifies that manufacturer Tikkurila Oy operates an approved Quality System Approval according to Marine Equipment Directive 96/98/EC, amendment 2002/75/EC for surface materials with low flame-spread characteristics, production-quality assurance (module D).


MEDTikkurila products that meet the requirements on materials with low flame-spread characteristics and not producing excessive quantities of smoke and toxic products or not giving rise to toxic hazards at elevated temperatures and the provisions of Marine Equipment Directive (96/98/EC, amendments 98/85/EC, 2001/53/EC and 2002/75/EC) that apply to surface materials with low flame-spread characteristics.