Household Standards Superseded

CE Marking Directives, Regulations and Standards

Today (September 29, 2017), the following European harmonised standards are superseded: EN 60335-2-23:2003 – Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-23: Particular requirements for appliances for skin or hair care is superseded by the version A2:2015. EN 60335-2-97:2006 – Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-97: Particular requirements for … Read more

New Lists of European Harmonised Standards Published

List of harmonised standards

On the September 8, 2017, the European Commission published a new list of European harmonised standards for the following directives: the Low Voltage Directive (2014/35/EU) the ATEX Directive (2014/34/EU) If any of these directives apply to your products, we recommend you to check if the standards you or your suppliers have used have been amended, … Read more

EU Recalls 6 Chinese Wall Chargers Over Electric Shock Risks


The European Commission (EC) ordered a recall of six Chinese wall chargers over electric shock risks earlier this month, as revealed by the 29th report released this year as part of the regulator?s Rapid Alert System meant to keep consumers on the Old Continent informed about any potential dangers posed by various goods on the … Read more