Today, the European Plenary adopted the reports of MEP Simona Bonafè on Commission proposals amending the 2008 Waste Directive, the 2012 Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive and the 2006 Batteries and Waste Batteries Directive.

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On 31st January 2017, the new version of the CECED standard for product information (the PI Standard) became available. It is downloadable from the Product Information webpage.

ENVI Reports on proposals for the revision of the EU Waste Legislation seek to solve the whole circular economy challenge without considering practicalities and realities of the Single Market and waste markets in the European Union.

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The European Institutions have reached a political agreement on a new Energy Labelling Framework Regulation

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On EU Industry Day, the Home Appliance industry calls for unlocking the Digital Single Market opportunities 

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APPLiA Home Appliance Europe supports the European Commission’s work to examine options and actions for a more coherent product policy framework of the different strands of work related to circular economy, while preserving the single market, competition and innovation.

APPLiA, EHI and EPEE have carefully reviewed the draft Ecodesign Regulation for Motors that the Ecodesign Regulatory Committee will discuss on 14 January 2019.

APPLiA, Home Appliance Europe, would like to express its concerns about the unalignment of Articles 4(1)(b) and 7(4)(a) regarding the concentration limits for decaBDE and PBDE, respectively.

Read home appliance industry's position paper on horizontal 10% efficiency information, spare parts, multiple output for external power supplies, as well as our request when it comes to standardisation & timing to implement necessary changes.