CTI-CEM

CTI-CEM International Ltd is an EU Notified Body (No. 2845) providing accredited third party conformity assessment services to the applicable EU directives and standards. The company is affiliated with a team of experts, based in various countries and regions in the world, who have years of experience in different EU directives. This allows us to provide a one-stop solution for clients of all types and sizes throughout the world to the EU legislative requirements, in particular,

FIVE SUBSTANCES ADDED TO THE HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES LIST OF PRO 65

Effective October the 27th 2017 the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is adding N,N-dimethylformamide, 2-mercaptobenzothiazole, and tetrabromobisphenol A to the list of chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer. Effective November 10, 2017, the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is adding perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) to

TAIWAN BSMI WILL IMPLEMENT ROHS CONTROL OF SIX PRODUCTS IN JULY 2017

The Taiwan Bureau of Standard, Metrology and Inspection (BSMI) announced the following six categories of products will be incorporated into the Taiwan RoHS control on the 1st of July 2017. According to CNS 15663 requirements, the contents of the restricted substances should be marked. Product categories include: •         Automatic data processors, •         Printers, •         Image copiers, •      

EU AMENDS EXEMPTION LIST OF ANNEX 3 OF ROHS 2

On the 16th of June 2017 the Official Journal of the European Union has published Directives (EU) (EU)2017/1009,(EU)2017/1010 and (EU) 2017/1011 to amend point 9(b) and point 13(a) regarding an exemption on lead , and 13(b) as regarding an exemption on lead  and cadmium. The directives shall enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Journal

THE EU HAS RELEASED (EU) 2017/752 TO AMEND (EU) 10/2011 ON PLASTIC MATERIALS AND ARTICLES INTENDED TO COME INTO CONTACT WITH FOOD

On the 29th of April 2017 the European Commission published Regulation (EU) 2017/752[1] amending Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 on Plastic Materials and Articles Intended to Come into Contact with Food. (EU) 2017/752 updates the list of authorized Substances in Annex I of (EU) 10/2011 adding a restriction on nickel, and adjusts the food simulant assignment for testing