We have received a question regarding product test report compliance upon custom clearing and our compliance expert team gave answer. We share an extract of the Q&A here. My goods have to return or be destroyed upon custom clearing because testing report is not valid?
To import products with lithium batteries to EU, what are required regarding the product certifications? We summarize the most essential product certifications for you.
We have received a question regarding certification discrepancy and our compliance expert Angie gave answer. We share an extract of the Q&A here. Question: Why TÜV does not recognize CME certification of my supplier?
We explain what a MSDS is and why international transportation require it. 1. What is MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet)? As chemical transportation basically needs to provide MSDS report, a MSDS report is basically for chemicals. 2. What does a complete MSDS say? MSDS is actually a comprehensive technical manual,… Read More »MSDS(Material Safety Data Sheet), what does a complete MSDS say?
How much does the French EPR registration cost? How can sellers declare EPR after EPR registration? What categories of products are obligated to register under the French EPR Directive? EU-REP-Service compliance consultants would like to address these questions.
The full name of European EPR is Extended Producer Responsibility system. Mainly for the products sold in the European market, the manufacturer or importer needs to be responsible for the entire life cycle of the product. They shall declare and pay relevant recycling and disposal fees to relevant environmental recycling organizations.Which sellers are legally required to register EPR for selling in Amazon Europe? What happens if a seller complies with the relevant regulatory requirements, but does not register EPR for selling in Amazon Europe in time?
What documents do I need to prepare for EPR registration? How to use the seller after registering the EPR? Can multiple stores such as Amazon and eBay share an EPR registration number?
Recently, Amazon has launched EPR report for German and French sellers, and sellers can download the report and prepare to file to pay for the EPR fee in Germany and France. The report types are divided into months, quarters, and years.
Sellers can download the report and are also solely responsible for determining the suitability and accuracy of information generated by Amazon, including all calculations, catalog data, invoices, EPR reports and any other EPR-related obligations. Amazon officially also states that last month’s report would be available on or after the 5th of the month.
Some Amazon sellers have received the pilot test requirement to enter the French EPR number (Unique Identification Number) via the presented link and are required to submit the UIN number of each recycling category. Since the pilot test has been started, the official day for full-scale implementation is not far… Read More »How to upload and validate French EPR number in Amazon?
Every manufacturer and distributor of electrical and electronic devices is obliged to WEEE labeling of their devices according to German ElektroG and EU WEEE guidelines. The labeling follows a strictly regulated requirement. The fundamentally mandatory information that must be placed directly on electrical and electronic devices includes the specific designation of the device manufacturer, as well as the respective brand for identifying the manufacturer. The information on the device must match the information provided by stiftung ear and correspond to what is listed on the notification of registration from the joint agency. For electrical and electronic devices sold privately, the obligation to display the symbol for prohibited disposal in household waste also applies. The symbol of the crossed-out garbage can, which is applied directly to the product label and type plate, is used for this purpose.