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The following articles are the most recent articles relating to product legislation. If you would like to discuss any of the following topics in further detail with a technical members of staff, then please contact us on 01564 792349.
The RoHS Directive covers the CE Marking requirements on the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE). This Directive has been around for several years and is well known throughout the electronics industry, however companies are often unaware that the scope of the RoHS Directive has been slowly expanding. […]
April 19, 2017
The new CE Marking directive covering ‘Radio Equipment’ came into force on 13th June 2016. To assist manufacturers and other economic operators adjust to the new Legislation, the Radio Equipment Directive (RED) 2014/53/EU featured a transitionary period of 1 year during which time it has been permissible to declare conformance to the old R&TTE Directive. […]
March 30, 2017
UPDATE: On 29th March 2017, the UK government delivered a letter to Donald Tusk, President of the European Council announcing its intention to leave the European Union and in doing so formally started the ‘Article 50’ process. The process will now involve a two-year period of negotiation to agree the terms of the UK exit. […]
March 20, 2017
The CE Marking Association is once again attending the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show (at FIVE in Farnborough) providing CE marking seminars. This year, Peter Evans (Quality Assurance & Engineering Manager at the CE Marking Association) will give an overview of the CE marking process, discuss the implications of BREXIT and look forward to any […]
October 4, 2016
With the outcome of Brexit still a matter of some uncertainty, we look at the implications of Brexit on UK Manufacturers placing products on the market in both the UK and the EU. The UK Government has issued guidance to UK Manufacturers regarding the placing of products on the UK market as well as placing […]