EU Ecodesign and Labeling Requirements for Vacuum Cleaners Published

EU-label Vacuum Cleaner
EU-label Vacuum Cleaner
EU-label Vacuum Cleaners

Today, the European Commission published a Regulation with eco-design requirements (666/2013), as well as a Regulation with labeling requirements (665/2013) for vacuum cleaners. A vacuum cleaner is defined as: “an appliance that removes soil from the surface to be cleaned by an airflow created by under pressure developed within the unit”.

European Commission published new energy labels for televisions, refrigerators, dishwashers and washing machines

Back in September, I reported that the European Commission set up new energy labels for televisions, refrigerators, dishwashers and washing machines. Last week examples of the labels and the rules for their content and affixing were published in four Commission Regulations.