WEEE and ElektroG: Marketplaces check registration as of 1 July
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From 01.07.2023, marketplaces must check your WEEE registration with the EAR foundation - If your electrical equipment is not properly registered, marketplaces may not allow you to offer it.


FAQs on product requirements and services of trade-e-bility GmbH

What is a harmonized standard?

How old may test reports be?

How do I manage to provide proof of chemical safety for my product?

What is an artwork check and what does it involve?

Which technical documents are relevant for a marketability assessment?

Do I need a branch in the EU to sell products to the EU?

What will change as a result of Brexit if I sell products from the EU to the United Kingdom (UK)?

What, in total, belongs to a product?

Who is responsible for the product?

What is governed by the Product Safety Act (ProdSG)?

What is a risk analysis and why do I need it?

What must I do to implement the ProdSG (Product Safety Act) if I cannot find a suitable standard?

What are product standards and how can I obtain them?

What safety instructions do I have to indicate on the product, its packaging or in the operating instructions?

What are the consequences of incorrect product labelling or marking?

What is a marketability test?

Is a product sample required for the marketability test?

What documents are necessary for a marketability test?