APPLiA is happy to launch the first of a series of short digital interviews on some of the key topics for the home appliance industry and not only. This new format comes with the aim of feeding the debate by reporting experience from the sector. Let’s start with the EU Single Market.

How will the horizontal provisions introduced in the AI Act interact with existing requirements and obligations? In a joint statement, 11 EU industry associations support incorporating the concepts of the NLF into the AI Act.

In response to the Commission's Have Your Say consultation, APPLiA shared its stance and views on the new proposal for a Regulation on F-Gases. 

In response to the Commission's Have Your Say consultation, APPLiA has consolidated a set of recommendations on the recently adopted proposal for an Ecodesign for Sustainable Products Regulation.

As it stands, the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) will fall short of its objective, and drive production and investment outside of Europe. Our Q&A takes you through all the ramifications of CBAM as currently proposed on EU industrial competitiveness.

Almost everything we consume today is packaged. Preserving the integrity of the Single Market is key to ensuring that packaging materials and packaged goods can move freely around the EU. 

The undersigned associations welcome the recent EU-US announcement of a new Trans- Atlantic Data Privacy Framework to strengthen data protection, support responsible data transfers, and enable continued transatlantic commerce.

Standards are at the core of the EU Single Market and the New Legislative Framework for products, and key to the EU ́s economic integration that is imperative in today’s geopolitical context more than ever. Here, are 7 recommendations to a successful implementation of the EU Standardisation Strategy. 

APPLiA, representing the home appliance industry, welcomes the launch of the call for evidence on the RoHS Directive revision.