Pressure Equipment Directive (97/23/EC): List of standards updated

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On May 4, the European Commission updated the list of European harmonized standards that belongs to the Pressure Equipment Directive (97/23/EC). This is the list of those standards that manufacturers may use to prove compliance with the requirements of the Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC.

This updated list is important to all manufacturers of CE marked pressure equipment that have used European harmonized standards to prove CE compliance. Have you applied European harmonized standards? If so, we recommend you to check the new list of standards to see if any of the standard you applied have been updated. Or perhaps new standards are available for your products. When standards that you have used have been updated by this list, we recommend you to re-evaluate your products against the updated standard and update your Declaration of Conformity.

The updated list of standards that pertains to directive 97/23/EC can be found in our Library shortly.