TR EAEU 037/2016 "On restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment" comes into force

electrical and electronic equipment

On the first of March TR EAEU 037/2016 "On the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment" comes into force.

The transition period for TR EAEU 037/2016 "On restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment" ends on the first of march. It is worth stressing that the document limits the use of lead, mercury and other substances in electrical engineering at the design and manufacturing stage.

These are different types of electrical and radio-electronic devices, information technology devices, electronic means, lighting devices, power tools, leisure and sports equipment, vending machines, etc. You can find the complete list of electrical devices (in accordance with TR EAWU 037/2016) in Appendix 1 to TR EAEU 037/2016.

In accordance with TR EAWU 037/2016 in the homogeneous materials contained in the construction of these products, the concentration of lead, mercury, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated diphenylene and diphenyl ether should be 0.1% and cadmium - 0.01% in weight do not exceed.

The conformity of electrical engineering and radio electronics with the requirements of TR EAEU 037/2016 must be confirmed by declarations of conformity.

The declaration scheme is selected by the applicant. The technical regulations stipulate the use of product test protocols that were carried out in test laboratories, including laboratories from countries that do not belong to the EAEU.

According to the decision of the EEC committee of the 28 of February, 2017 "On transitional provisions of the technical regulations of the Eurasian Economic Union" regarding the above-mentioned regulations, the circulation of electrical engineering and radio electronics, which were manufactured by March 1, 2020, during their validity period is based on the legal Provisions permitted by EAEU countries.

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