Intertek Examines the Latest Update to the Eco-Design Directive (EC/643/2009)

Learn how the expanded legislation affects household refrigerating appliances

Boxborough, MA, March 19, 2010 --( Intertek, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification, is offering a white paper, Analysis of the Household Refrigerating Appliances Implementing Measure, exploring the newest regulation regarding energy-related products and its affect on European market entry.

This publication informs manufacturers and importers of household refrigerating appliances on the impact of the expanded directive on current products carrying the CE Mark, and ways to ensure conformity to the impending requirements. Intertek offers ErP compliance verification, training and consulting, software analysis, and more in an effort to help you reach European markets efficiently.

To learn more about the expanded directive, including important deadlines, download a complimentary copy of their white paper:

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Intertek is a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world. From auditing and inspection, to testing, quality assurance and certification, Intertek people are dedicated to adding value to customers’ products and processes, supporting their success in the global marketplace.

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Hope Mascott
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