C.E.F.A.C.D. - European committee of manufacturers of domestic heating and cooking appliances
European committee of manufacturers of
domestic heating and cooking appliances

What is C.E.F.A.C.D.?

C.E.F.A.C.D. is an industrial association representing European manufacturers of domestic independent space heating and cooking appliances fuelled by coal, wood, gas or fuel oil.

C.E.F.A.C.D. was founded in 1950 and ensured the exchange of national bodies for many years. In 2011 it was refunded to improve the representation of the membership. With a strong focus on regulations and EU-policy it is the only relevant association speaking for the majority of the European industry and dealing with small scale heating and cooking appliances. By bringing together innovative companies, technical experts and the science it is enabling the growth of  verry efficient and sustainable technologies.

What is our aim?

Our aim is to study all technical questions and legislative issues relevant to the industry and its members and in particular those questions and legislative issues relating to:

- The combustion of solid (e.g. wood), gaseous and liquid fuels in domestic independent space heating and cooking appliances

- The practical application of these appliances having due regard for safety, the environment, the consumer and economic return

- And as a consequence help members to deliver the benefits of these various fuels in a safe and environmentally friendly manner