BN Pétrole (Bureau de Normalisation du Pétrole) - the Standardization Bureau for the Oil Industry - is one of the sector-based bureaux of the French Standardization System (SFN). It acts under powers delegated by AFNOR, under the terms of an approval given by the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Recovery.
Pursuant to Decree No. 2009-697 of 16 June 2009 on French standardization modified by Decree No. 2021-1413 of 10 November 2021, BN Pétrole’s scope of activity covers the standardization of:
With respect to the products and analysis methods concerning petroleum products, the Standardization Bureau for the Oil Industry has powers:
With respect to materials and equipment, the Standardization Bureau for the Oil Industry has powers to develop technical standards within a national, European or international framework for the following activities: