Air Liquide is present in Bahrain through MECD (Middle East Carbon Dioxide). The company invested in a state-of-the-art carbon dioxide (CO2) recovery and production unit in Bahrain to ensure sustainable growth. It is the largest green carbon dioxide source in the Middle East and is fully compliant with the most stringent quality standards (HACCP and ISBT). By leveraging this new production unit, Air Liquide has been able to expand its footprint in the region’s food, beverage, welding and water treatment industries.
Bureau Veritas certified Middle East Carbon Dioxide (MECD - Bahrain) in compliance with the Food Safety System Certification Standard (FSSC 22000). Air Liquide successfully passed the food safety audit requirements of key customers in the beverage industry in compliance with the Group’s Food Safety Standards.