Short introduction to regulatory safety, EMC, energy efficiency and radio requirements of electrical equipment for some essential South American countries.
Covering e.g. Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Ecuador.
The EU commission is suggesting several changes that will affect all manufacturers and importers. Changes include, requirements of an authorized importer, Doc availability online, technical files in Europe, increased surveillance and many more.
The requirements in the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) Directive have been mandatory for several years and apply to the vast majority of electrical products. However, 8 out of 10 products fail to fulfill the requirements.