Alignment of the EMC Directive 2004/108/EC with the New Legislative Framework (NLF)

Published: 12 November 2009

Policies & Issues: Internal Market - Product Safety Legislation

Orgalime welcomes the opportunity to comment on the documents presented at the EMC Working Party meeting of 30 June 2009 with regard to the alignment of the EMC Directive 2004/108/EC with the New Legislative Framework (NLF), Decision 768/2008/EC mainly.

The EMC Directive 2004/108/EC is an important piece of product legislation as it affects almost all electrical and electronic equipment.  It resulted from a thorough review process where, based on the experience with its predecessor 89/336/EEC, the conformity assessment procedures were adapted in a way that was acceptable to all stakeholders and provisions were introduced to ensure a better enforcement of the Directive.

Related Position Papers

Internal Market: Orgalim review of options for PED Guideline C-13 [15 December 2021]

Internal Market: Orgalim position on the proposal for a General Product Safety Regulation [3 December 2021]

Internal Market: Machinery Proposal - Mandatory third party certification is a step backwards [11 October 2021]

Internal Market: Joint industry statement on priorities for the Machinery Products Regulation [4 October 2021]

Internal Market: Orgalim input to the European Commission Consultation on the proposal for a new Machinery Products Regulation “Machinery Directive Revision” [16 August 2021]

Internal market: Orgalim comments on the draft delegated act for internet-connected radio equipment and wearables [10 March 2021]

Internal Market: Orgalim comments on policy options identified after the OND Evaluation [26 February 2021]

Internal Market: Orgalim comments to the 2020 public consultation on the review of the Construction Products Regulation [23 December 2020]

Internal Market: Orgalim comments on the upcoming delegated act for internet-connected radio equipment and wearables [11 December 2020]