Having trouble viewing this email? click here  
 

   

 

x
April 2015

Welcome to our April E.A.W. eNewsletter for the Electrical & Electronics, Automotive and Wireless / Smart World industry.

In this issue, we are delighted to announce the opening of our new Electrical and Electronics laboratory in Hsin Chu, Taiwan, offering EMC/RF testing and certification for smart grid devices and high-tech electronic products aligned to the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) and Internet of Vehicles (IoV) requirements.

Additionally, 7Layers announces its partnership with FIME for the launch of a comprehensive testing and certification for the near field communication (NFC) enabled handset market, providing consultancy, test tools, certification and laboratory services. 7Layers and ETS-Lindgren also announce the installation of an ETS-Lindgren AMS-7200 Over-the-Air (OTA) Reverb Test System available at 7Layers’ laboratory in Sunnyvale, California for testing of wearable devices and large form factor devices. Furthermore, PTCRB recognizes 7Layers as an outstanding organization which has been leading technical PTCRB activities for many years.

Finally, we include some technical and regulatory highlights from the ever changing marketplace as well as an overview of our upcoming events.

Enjoy reading the eNewsletter, and stay connected with us.

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services
xx
Global Marketing Team
x

Bureau Veritas establishes first EMC/RF test lab in Hsin Chu City, Taiwan
The continued technology advances in Internet of Things (IoT) and Internet of Vehicles (IoV) bring demands for IoT and IoV Standards, Bureau Veritas sets the stage for this testing demands by establishing the first EMC/RF test lab at Hsin Chu, Taiwan.
>> read more
x
New OTA Reverb Chamber at 7Layers
7Layers installs an ETS-Lindgren Over-the-Air Reverberation Test System at 7Layers’ laboratory in Sunnyvale, California, USA for wearables and large form factor devices.
>> read more
x
FIME and 7Layers simplify NFC Certification
7Layers and FIME partner to launch comprehensive testing and certification services for the near field communication (NFC) enabled handset market.
>> read more
x
PTCRB awards 7Layers

7Layers is once again recognized by PTCRB as an outstanding organization which has been leading technical PTCRB activities for many years.

>> read more
x

E&E Updates
European Commission Amends Legislation Pertaining to Electrical Equipment within Certain Voltage Ranges
Brazil Proposes Establishing Minimum Performance of Lamps Manufactured or Marketed in Brazil
Ecuador Revises Technical Regulation for Equipment for Sound or Visual Signaling
US Proposes Regulation on Test Procedures for Consumer and Commercial Water Heaters
European Commission Implements Legislation for External AC/DC Power Supplies
Denmark Seeks Public Consultation on Draft Amendment Related to Batteries
Switzerland Drafts Revision of the Ordinance on Electrical Low Voltage Equipment
South Korea Drafts Amendment of Electrical Appliances Safety Control Act, Seeks Comment
The new ATEX directive : 2014/34/EU
Canada Issues Notice on Safety Codes for Radio frequency Electromagnetic Energy
Denmark Provides Guidance on the Management of PCB-Containing Capacitors in Lighting Fixtures 
Switzerland Drafts Revision of Ordinance on Electromagnetic Compatibility
x
Wireless / Smart World
Enforcement for IC RSS-102 Issue 5
European Commission Updates List of Harmonized Standards Pertaining to Telecommunications
Sustainability
Taiwan Revises Energy Conservation Labeling Program Requirements for Chilled-Warm-Hot Water Fountain Machines
Turkey Establishes New Legislation on Waste Management and eWaste
US Continues Activities Related to Energy Conservation Program for Various Electrical Items
Argentina Proposes Bill on Management of WEEE
 



xx
Seminar: Legal Requirements for Electrical & Electronic Products
Ratingen, Germany
24 June
x
Seminar: Market Access for Electrical Products and Products with Wireless Components
Ratingen, Germany
23 June
x
Automotive Testing Expo 2015
Stuttgart, Germany
16 - 18 June
x
Intersolar Europe 2015
Munich, Germany
10 - 12 June
x
Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition
Guangzhou, China
9 - 12 June
x
Seminar: Environmental communication: principles and implementation
Fontenay-aux-Roses, France
4 June
x
Seminar: Life-Cycle Assessment: for Electrical & Electronic Products
Fontenay-aux-Roses, France
3 June
x
Computex 2015
Taipei, Taiwan
2 - 6 June
x
Seminar: Ecodesign: planning and managing
Fontenay-aux-Roses, France
28 May
x
Seminar: Ecodesign: principles and application
Fontenay-aux-Roses, France
27 May
x
PTCRB PVG Meeting
Seoul, South Korea
20 - 21 May
 
  

x

 

 

 

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services

   Electrical & Electronics | Wireless / Smart World | AutomotiveBuildingRenewable EnergiesMedical Devices
Supply Chain Solutions | Testing | Inspections | CSR Services | Factory Assessments
  
CertificationSustainability SolutionsMarket Access Solutions | Information Services Tools | Consulting / Advisory

Copyright © Bureau Veritas