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The Pressure Equipment Directive (97/23/EC) is due to be replaced by a brand new Directive that has been aligned to the New Legislative Framework. The arrival of the new Directive (2014/68/EU) will mean that manufacturers will need to review their CE marking procedures and documentation for pressure equipment. The Directive will be implemented into force […]
Members of the CE Marking Association frequently send questions into the Technical Team for support on Product Compliance. Where the dilemma may be of interest to a wider audience we like to publish the questions and answers as guidance for other manufacturers. Please note that the question and answer may have been altered for confidentiality […]
July 11, 2014
As of the 1st July 2014, structural steel and aluminium components are required to be CE marked under the Construction Products Regulation (CPR). The CPR came into force back in 2013, however the requirement to affix the CE mark is dependent upon whether a harmonised technical specification is available and also whether it has passed […]
July 9, 2014
Back on the 1st January 2010 the New Legislative Framework (NLF) entered into force and it signaled the European Commission’s move to the next chapter of European Product Legislation. The aim of the NLF was to strengthen and streamline the CE marking conformity process for manufacturers who place products and machines on the the European […]
June 30, 2014
The following lists of harmonised standards referenced on the European Commission’s Official Journal have been updated in May and June 2014: – Machinery Directive – Medical Devices Directive – Eco Design – Energy Labelling for Household Tumble Driers – Low Voltage Directive – Safety of Toys Directive