In the EU market, "CE" mark is a compulsory certification mark, whether it is the products produced by the EU?s internal enterprises, or produced in other countries, in order to free flow in the EU market, they must affix the "CE" mark to indicate that the product In line with the EU "technical coordination and standardization of new methods," the basic requirements of the directive. This is a mandatory requirement of EU law for products.
The EU has implemented a system that protects the health of consumers and workers, the condition and environment of goods. Under this new system, the EU and a number of European Free Trade Association countries have formulated the EC Directive. To ensure that the product meets safety and quality standards.
Through harmonized standards, uniform assessment procedures and acceptance conditions apply in all countries, thereby reducing the need for repeat testing and individual trials in individual countries.
In 1994, the European Union / European Community and the European Free Trade Association established the European Economic Area, the largest economic zone in the world. The participating countries include Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland,Italy Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
Products must comply with applicable EC directives or they will be excluded from this market.The EC Directive provides the necessary health and safety requirements and establishes procedures for evaluating the conformity of products, which vary from product to product and from product to product.
The CE mark is the manufacturer?s conformity mark, indicating compliance with all current directives. For most products marketed to the European Union, the use of CE Marking and Declaration of Conformity are compulsory statutory provisions. If this is the case, the product will be freely circulated in Member States. CE marking must be marked on the product device, or displayed on the package.However, this CE marking does not relieve national law enforcement agencies of actions taken on products that do not meet the labeling requirements.
How to mark CE
Decide on the applicable directives
Decide on the applicable harmonization criteria and the necessary health and safety requirements
If the order requires or is actually required, a certification body must be selected.
The decision is when the modelmeets and is evaluated.
Incorporate instructionrequirements into design considerations
Assemble technical documentsinformation
Prepare a Declaration ofConformity
Remarks: All series of safety light barriers produced by ESPE are CE certificated.