Founded in 1987, IST began to design, manufacture and supply Solvent Reclaimers and Washing Systems. Security, Sustainability, Ecology and Economics: widespread concepts nowadays, they were targets since our inception; this long-term vision has allowed IST to get a positive feedback from the market placing the company as a sole partner and supplier of many customers worldwide.
IST's product range is now one of the largest on the market, and is able to satisfy all possible customers' needs.
The experience gained over the years in sectors such as GRAPHICS, CHEMISTRY, AUTOMOTIVE, AEROSPACE, HOSPITALS, FIBERGLASS, PAINT and INKS, has made IST the supplier of choice, with more than 27.000 installations worldwide.
Our certifications, together with the strong synergies amongst our SALES, TECHNICAL and PRODUCTION departments allow IST to understand the customer's needs and make them central to our products, providing secure and concrete solutions today that are suitable for tomorrow.
On the strength of positive experiences in foreign markets, in 1990 IST established the company
based in Vigo (Spain), mostly dedicated to follow up the local and the South American markets.
IST's product range is now one of the largest on the market and includes:
- Reclaimers for waste solvent and waste water
- Continuous cycle distillation systems integrated in line with production processes
- Solvent and water based washing units
- Ultrasonic washing units for parts and Anilox Cylinders/Sleeves
- Automatic plate washers
- Pneumatic and electric vacuum generators
Security is of great importance for the choice of a suitable distillation plant. IST has a long term history regarding the treatment of flammable liquids. Traditional 'Made in Italy' is combined with the implementation of up-to-date techniques and legal requirements of the European Union, and not only...
Since 1997, the company works in compliance with the Quality Management System certified according to UNI EN ISO 9001:2008.
Since 2010 the company has obtained the EC-type marking (Nr. CEC 10 ATEX 178) issued by CEC Notified Body nr.1131 (European Consortium of Certification), for equipment and components intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres, according to Directive 94/9/EC.
Gost-R EX Russia Certification
During 2012 the company has obtained the GOST R EX conformity mark (certificate POCC IT. ГБ 05.B04208 dated 21.12.2012) attesting the conformity for the products to Russian Federation explosion proof requirements.
Since 2012 IST has obtained the North American UL 2208 from Intertek ETL (Electrical Testing Laboratories) Listed mark, which is proof of product compliance (electrical, gas and other safety standards) with North American and Canadian safety standards.