EEC Low Voltage Directive
All products from Elinca, for which it is necessary to verify the correspondence to the applicable European Directives, are CE marked. The CE marking indicates that the product has been built in conformity with the requirements provided from the applicable Directives.
All the electrical and electronic products (except the ones for which special Directives are provided) with power feed tension included between 50 and 100 V in alternating current and between 75 and 1500 V in direct current, are subject to the Low Voltage Directive 2006/965/CE, become effective from the 16 January 2007, that requires to append the CE Marking on all the products with such characteristics, before their introduction on the market.
The basic requirements of the Directive concern:
- The protection from the dangers that can come from the electrical material
- The protection from the dangers due to the influence of outer factors on the electrical material
- The documentation and the instructions for the use.
Elinca’s products and procedures comply with the Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.
The Directive supplements the general EU legislation on waste management, including Directive 2008/98/EC, Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH) and Directive 2009/125/EC eco-design of energy related products.
Restricted substances and quantities allowed in homogenous materials present in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE):
- Lead (0,1 %);
- Mercury (0,1 %);
- Cadmium (0,01 %);
- Hexavalent chromium (0,1 %);
- Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBB) (0,1 %);
- Polybrominated diphenil ethers (PBDE) (0,1 %).