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GLOBALNORM News

“DONATE RATHER THAN SEND” TAKES PLACE FOR THE FIFTH TIME

Charity instead of Christmas Cards

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Donate instead of sending - also in 2021

Christmas tradition continues

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GLOBALNORM supports vaccination campaign

#ZusammenGegenCorona

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New Release: Practical Guide Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU

New specialized book by Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Michael Loerzer

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Donate instead of sending - also in 2020

Christmas tradition continues

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World Standards Day 2020 on October 14

This year's motto: Protecting the planet with standards.

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KOREA: RoHS changes planned

For January 1, 2021

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Oman

New RoHS requirements in Oman

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Singapur

Resource Sustainability Act regulating e-waste in force since 1 January 2020

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Lithium batteries

New mandatory documents since 1 January 2020

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China

CCC Self Declaration Update

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Turkey

Communiqué on import controls for CE marked products

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GLOBALNORM in times of COVID-19

Dear customers,

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Standards News

EU: "Malamud" case and CJEU ruling on March 5, 2024

Subject matter and consequences of the ruling for European standardization

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EU: New regulatory standards for wireless devices with USB-C charging interface

EU Commission writes the applicable standards directly into the Radio Equipment Directive

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New ISO 13849-1 on the safety of machinery published

Publication under the Machinery Directive is still pending

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Changes to the HAS assessment for publication in the European Official Journal

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New ETSI EN 301 489-3 (2023-01) EMC for Short Range Devices published

Listing to the Radio Equipment Directive with restrictions

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EU/UK Post-Brexit: Comparison of designated standards and harmonized standards for radio equipment

Great agreement

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EU: Cybersecurity – Product Compliance for Radio Equipment

Status quo of standardization

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New list of harmonized standards for the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU (RED)

Still many restrictions

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EU Commission overrules tolerances in EMC and radio standards

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EU: The backlog in the publication of harmonized standards continues

Background and current status

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Final EMC standard for GNSS receivers published

(ETSI) EN 301 489-19

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International standardization initiatives and the national delegation principle

China vs. EU

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Harmonized Radio Standards for the Radio Equipment Directive (RED 2014/53/EU) published

FM and DAB receivers no longer require a Notified Body

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Development of cybersecurity standards

Committee draft on safety aspects related to functional safety published

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The planned 4th edition of IEC 62368-1

Current draft published by IEC on 11.02.22

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New standardization strategy of the EU Commission presented

Focus on resilient, green and digital economy

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Further standards for the low voltage directive listed in OJEU

Standards bottleneck is reduced

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Published lists of standards for CE marking

For the 1st quarter 2021

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New version of the EMC standard for short range devices: ETSI EN 301 489-3 V2.1.2

With significant changes

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The Evergreen with the harmonized standards and the publication in the OJEU

Practical examples

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Long awaited EU list of important EMC standards

Short transitional period for many products

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15 standards from the IEC 60601 series for medical devices changed in 2020

Unclear when they will appear in the EU Official Journal

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CANADA: New ICES-003 EMC for ITE and digital devices was published

Very short transition time until October 15, 2021!

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World Standards Day 2020 on October 14

This year's motto: Protecting the planet with standards.

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Legal opinion on the European system of harmonized standards

Published on behalf of the BMWi

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Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC

New References of Harmonized Standards

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Medical devices

New References of Harmonized Standards

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Coronavirus: European standards for medical supplies made freely available to facilitate increase of production

Free provision of 11 standards

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New Service in our standards management system: GLOBALnorm statistics

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New implementing decision (EU) 2019/1202 on the atex directive

Changes to presumption of conformity

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Harmonized standards for directive 2013/53/EU on recreational craft and personal watercraft

In accordance with Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/919

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Background and Alterations Regarding Publications of Standards in the OJEU

Cumulated lists of harmonized standards canceled on EU websites

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Electrotechnical Standards CENELEC

New numbering

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Compliance News

EU: Battery Regulation - practical problems with the classification of light lead batteries

We support in differentiating between portable and industrial batteries

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USA: Voluntary cybersecurity label published by the Federal Communications Commission in the USA

Launch of certification program for wireless IoT products possible in 2024

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EU: Planned substance evaluations in 2024

Community Rolling Action Plan (CoRAP)

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EU: New regulations in Material & Environmental Compliance

The trend from directives to regulations

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EU: New guide to the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC published

Changes to digital documentation

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USA: TSCA - new requirements for PFAS in the USA

EPA establishes Significant New Use Rule (SNUR)

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EU: Battery Regulation 2023/1542 - implementation of important producer obligations as early as August 18, 2024

Conformity assessment, harmonized standards and CE marking

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EU: Current REACH monitoring projects - findings and consequences

Imported products, chemicals and consumer products

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EU: REACH + SCIP update

Substances in the focus of the REACH Regulation + SCIP sanctions now possible in the form of fines

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EU: ECHA CHEM is here

The New Chemicals Database of the European Union

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EU: Recognition of CE marking in the UK

New announcement also includes UK RoHS

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UK: New cybersecurity requirements for connected consumer products will apply from April 2024

Be quick now and prepare a "statement of compliance" for consumer products

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EU: News on the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU

The EU Commission is pursuing these goals

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EU: Cybersecurity Standardization for Radio Systems

CEN, CENELEC, ETSI and ISO/IEC - an important classification

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EU: Obligation to provide evidence of iron and steel imports as part of the 11th sanctions package against Russia

These documents are appropriate

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EU: CBAM - Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism launched

Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism

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China: Amendment of the China RoHS Standards

For improved implementation of the standards

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UK: Material compliance differences between the UK and the EU

A separate consideration of the substance lists and conditions is unavoidable

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USA: California Proposition 65 - Proposal to amend the warning labels in short form

Name of the chemical also in the short form warning label

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USA: Warning labels for products with button cell batteries become binding

CPSC publishes reference to mandatory ANSI/UL 4200A-2023 standard.

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EU: No more shifting of LKSG obligations to suppliers

BAFA publishes handout on supply chain cooperation

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Additional markings for radio equipment with charging function (USB-C)

More labelling instead of uniformity

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China: CCC product certification catalog updated

Applies to power supplies, power banks, lithium-ion batteries and battery packs since August 2023

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EU: New regulatory standards for wireless devices with USB-C charging interface

EU Commission writes the applicable standards directly into the Radio Equipment Directive

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EU: The new Product Safety Regulation 2023/988

As of December 2024, there is a requirement to prepare a risk analysis

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German Market Surveillance Conference 2023 Report

These trends are starting to emerge

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USA: TSCA Reporting Rule for PFAS is effective on November 13, 2023

CPSC publishes reference to mandatory ANSI/UL 4200A-2023 standard.

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EU: ROHS REVIEW REPORT

Changes to the exemption procedure

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EU: Electronic instructions for use in medical technology

Too many restrictions

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EU: Digital Product Passport ready for standardization

DIN/DKE joint committee founded

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EU: The new Battery Regulation 2023/1542

Valid from February 18th 2024

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UK: U-turn on UKCA marking

CE mark to be accepted indefinitely

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EU: New Product Safety Regulation brings extended obligations for economic operators

Valid from December 13th 2024

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USA: New Module Certification Guide of the FCC

Draft ready for commenting

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UK: Extended producer responsibility for the amount of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE)

New guidance published

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EU: New substances in the focus of the REACH regulation

Lead in PVC, formaldehyde and others

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EU: Update on transition period for cybersecurity for radio equipment

New application date: August 1st 2025

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USA: New reporting and recordkeeping requirements for asbestos under TSCA

9 months deadline

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EU: New guideline on WEEE exemption for appliance parts

And new complaint form

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It's done: The New Machinery Regulation 2023/1230

Legally binding from January 20th 2027

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The new regulation on the product safety of consumer products

In force from 12.06.2023

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EU: Cybersecurity for radio equipment – transition period is postponed!

One year more time

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EU: Draft directive on the right to repair

Significant challenges for manufacturers ahead

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EU: Lead soon subject to REACH authorization?

Recommendation for Annex XIV published

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New Standby Ecodesign Regulation (EU) 2023/826

Scope and product list

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The new machinery regulation has been finally adopted

Deadlines and updates

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EU Commission names its own market surveillance laboratories

For toys and radio equipment

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USA: FCC update on radio/EMC – local representative is required

Valid without transition period

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Changes to the HAS assessment for publication in the European Official Journal

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New ETSI EN 301 489-3 (2023-01) EMC for Short Range Devices published

Listing to the Radio Equipment Directive with restrictions

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EU/UK Post-Brexit: Comparison of designated standards and harmonized standards for radio equipment

Great agreement

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EU: Update on REACH Regulation

New substances, PFAS restriction proposal and control notice

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EU: Ten legal developments that manufacturers of electrical products should keep an eye on

Regarding product compliance

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EU: The new machinery regulation has been adopted

Publication expected in Q1/2 2023

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UK: Additional information on the extension of the deadline for UKCA marking

CE marking allowed until end of 2024

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ElektroG: Start of testing obligation for online marketplace operators postponed

Start from 01.07.2023

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EU: Cybersecurity – NIS 2 directive for essential and key facilities

Text approved by Parliament

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EU: Cybersecurity – Product Compliance for Radio Equipment

Status quo of standardization

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New list of harmonized standards for the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU (RED)

Still many restrictions

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EU Commission overrules tolerances in EMC and radio standards

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ECJ judgment on quasi-manufacturers

Liability solely by affixing the mark

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German Market Surveillance Conference 2022

Short summary

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Testing of radio equipment in connection with the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU

What to consider

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EU: The planned EU Machinery Regulation is coming

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New mandatory registration for all packaging in Germany

From July 1, 2022

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EU Battery Regulation: Council position adopted unanimously

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New cybersecurity standard for home gateways published

Without presumption of conformity

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Draft of the new Ecodesign Regulation published

With extensions in scope and information requirements

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SOUTH AFRICA: New rules for product approval published by ICASA

For radio and telecommunications

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Harmonized Radio Standards for the Radio Equipment Directive (RED 2014/53/EU) published

FM and DAB receivers no longer require a Notified Body

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New frequencies and application areas for Short Range Devices (SRD)

For nuclear magnetic resonance applications

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ECHA proposes inclusion of lead in REACH authorization list

Comments possible until 02.05.22

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RoHS exemptions: Oeko-Institut report on Pack 22 published

Extension of exemption for copper-lead alloys recommended

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Update 2022 on product-related IT/ AI regulation and product liability law

Key legislative projects

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Public consultation on the EU product liability directive

Runs until 10.01.2022

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FRANCE: Triman recycling logo as a solo effort

New regulations as of 01.01.2022

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EAEU: Revision of the TR on the restriction of the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment planned

TR EAEU 037/2016

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USA: TSCA – Further postponement of compliance deadline for PIP (3:1) in sight

Until Oct. 31, 2024

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WEEE/Batteries/Packaging - Online Platforms Request Registration Numbers

Concerns Amazon in Germany and France

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SCIP database viewable – ECHA dissemination portal published

Over 4 million entries available

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Law on the adaptation of the Product Safety Act and the reorganization of the law on installations requiring inspection in force

Since July 16, 2021

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Updates to the Medical Devices Regulation 2017/745

Corrections and harmonized standards

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USA: "Interim Final Rule" to finalize TSCA deadline for PIP (3:1) ban

Deadline expires on 04.09.2021

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UK: Deadline for UKCA marking extended by 1 year

Mandatory from 01.01.2023

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EAEU: New technical regulation "On the safety of high-voltage installations"

From 2024 in force

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The new market surveillance law of june 9, 2021

Changed product responsibility for economic operators

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The draft EU machinery regulation

Challenges for machine manufacturers

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CHINA: Long-term standardization strategy to become the world leader in technology

"China Standards 2035"

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EAWU: Revision of the technical regulation on the safety of machinery and equipment planned

TR ZU 010/2011

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Further standards for the low voltage directive listed in OJEU

Standards bottleneck is reduced

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USA: State of Maine to ban perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) starting 2023

Pioneer worldwide

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USA: New Substance Bans under TSCA

Difficult challenges for manufacturers

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CANADA: New developments in radio certification

Requirements for new radio technologies and device type designation

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Published lists of standards for CE marking

For the 1st quarter 2021

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Requirements for cybersecurity in ICT products

Position paper and survey

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Artificial intelligence and product safety in mechanical engineering

Inclusion of AI in Machinery Directive possible

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Update on Medical Device Regulation 2017/745: Applying date approaching

From 26.05.2021 the MDR is to be applied

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New guidelines on Art. 4 of the EU Market Surveillance Regulation 2019/1020

Economic operator in the EU from 16.07.2021 mandatory

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New version of the EMC standard for short range devices: ETSI EN 301 489-3 V2.1.2

With significant changes

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SCIP database: delay in the publication of data

Due to technical problems

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The Evergreen with the harmonized standards and the publication in the OJEU

Practical examples

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SCIP database: an update

Many questions still open

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RUSSIA: New procedure for registration of the declaration of conformity

Since 01.01.2021

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New Release: Practical Guide Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU

New specialized book by Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Michael Loerzer

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Long awaited EU list of important EMC standards

Short transitional period for many products

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SCIP database in accordance with Directive 2018/851/EU coming soon

Still lots of unanswered questions

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RUSSIA: Status quo of export requirements for radio equipment

Technical rules and other necessary documents

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New framework regulation 2018/858 for vehicles and trailers in force

2007/46/EC is invalid

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KAZAKHSTAN: EPR requirements revised

Valid since 30th June 2020

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USA: FCC publishes updated table of frequency allocations

Inc. 5G frequencies

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CANADA: New ICES-003 EMC for ITE and digital devices was published

Very short transition time until October 15, 2021!

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Brexit: UK flag on the energy label for products

From 1 January 2021

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KOREA: RoHS changes planned

For January 1, 2021

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Legal opinion on the European system of harmonized standards

Published on behalf of the BMWi

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Oman

New RoHS requirements in Oman

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Singapur

Resource Sustainability Act regulating e-waste in force since 1 January 2020

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Lithium batteries

New mandatory documents since 1 January 2020

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China

CCC Self Declaration Update

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Medical Devices Regulation (MDR) 2017/745

Postponement by one year?

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Guidelines concerning personal protective equipment and medical devices

Commission Recommendation (EU) 2020/403 within the context of the COVID-19 threat

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Turkey

Communiqué on import controls for CE marked products

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Eurasian Economic Union: RoHS requirements mandatory as of 01 March 2020

Confirmation of conformity required

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Amending Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/1863 concerning the withdrawal of references of harmonised standards for machinery

Extension of deadlines for standards users

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NEW REGULATION PUBLISHED THAT LAYS DOWN ECODESIGN REQUIREMENTS FOR EXTERNAL POWER SUPPLIES

Regulation (EU) 2019/1782 shall apply from 01.04.2020

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Canada: Updated standard for interference-causing equipment for lighingt equipment

Issue 5 to be applied from 01.06.2019

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China: New RoHS conformity assessment system released

Valid from 01.11.2019

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New regulation (EU) 2019/1020 on market surveillance and compliance of products

Valid from 01.01.2021 or 16.07.2021

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WEEE: "Passive" devices as of 01.05.2019 regulated by ElektroG

stiftung ear adjusts regulations to those of many other European countries

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Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC – Revision

Road map open for comments until 11.02.2019

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Survey on the revision of the low voltage directive

Possibility to participate until April 04, 2019

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New Market Access Guide Malaysia

Malaysia Machinery Safety – First Publication

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Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC

Evaluation report by the European Commission

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Updated Market Access Guide USA

USA Machinery Safety

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