sectors

Household Appliances and HVAC

 

The Low Voltage Directive (LVD) (2014/35/EU) ensures that electrical equipment within certain voltage limits provides a high level of protection for European citizens, and benefits fully from the single market.

 

The Machinery Directive (MD) (2006/42/EC) ensure a common safety level in machinery placed on the market or put in service in all member states.

 

Ecodesign and Energy Labelling legislation: In the European Union, energy-related products are regulated by the Ecodesign Framework Directive (2009/125/EC), which provides for setting minimum requirements for such products with the aim of ensuring their free movement within the internal market, and the Energy Labelling Framework Regulation (EU) 2017/1369 that enables consumers to make a better and more rational use of energy by informing them about the energy efficiency of products. An up-to-date overview of the rules and requirements for ecodesign and energy labelling can be accessed through the dedicated European Commission webpage - here.

 

Standardization Requests or mandates database

The list of standardization requests and mandates adopted by the European Commission are available from the dedicated EC's webpage.

 

Harmonized standards

The latest lists of Harmonized Standards published in the Official Journal in support of the already adopted Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Regulations are available from the dedicated EC’s webpage.

 

The latest lists of Harmonized Standards published in the Official Journal in support of the Low Voltage Directive (2014/35/EU) are available from the dedicated EC’s webpage.

 

The latest lists of Harmonized Standards published in the Official Journal in support of the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC) are available from the dedicated EC’s webpage.

Contact:

Catherine VIGNERON
cvigneron@cencenelec.eu

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