European Commission Updates the List of Harmonized Standards for the EMC Directive 2004/108/EC

List of EMC standards

The European Commission has published the list of titles and references of harmonised standards under Union harmonisation legislation in accordance with the Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 2004/108/EC. Are you a manufacturer of products that need to comply with the EMC Directive? Then this list concerns you. If you have applied standards to prove compliance with the aforementioned directive, we recommend you to check the new list of standards to see if any of the standard you applied have been updated, or whether there are new standards available for your products. When standards have been updated by this list, you need to re-evaluate your products against the updated standard and update your Declaration of Conformity. The complete list can be downloaded here. The updated list of standards can be found in our Library shortly.

Why you need to have a look at the iPhone4 antenna problems

Have you been following the discussions about the antenna problems of the iPhone4? Yesterday, Apple responded during a special press conference and now also with a special page on their website. Being an Apple fanboy, of course I watched the recording of the press conference. And if you are interested in EMC and EMC testing, you should do the same…

CSA International signs agreement with VDE to provide testing services for European market

CLEVELAND, OH, July 30 /PRNewswire/ – CSA International, a leading certification and testing organization, today announced that it has signed a reciprocal product testing agreement to provide testing services in North America and Asia, on behalf of VDE, for products destined for European markets. A similar reciprocal agreement allows VDE to conduct testing to North American standards on behalf of CSA International. These significant agreements signify a continuation of the long-lasting cooperation between CSA International and the VDE Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies of Frankfurt, Germany.