Earphones Safety Standards in the European Union: An Overview

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Earphones Safety Standards European Union

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Before importing earphone products to Europe, importers ought to figure out all the product requirements and regulations employed by the European Union for non-compliant products, which are subject to the risk of recall from the market and will, therefore, induce great loss.

In this article, we will introduce regulations and directives that apply to earphone products in the EU and explain the matters importers should pay attention to before mass import.

Mentioned products

  • Earbuds
  • Headsets
  • Noise-canceling headphones
  • Bluetooth headphones

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Lithium Battery Safety Standards in the United States: An Overview

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Lithium Battery Safety Standards in the United States

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Lithium batteries are commonly found in smartphones, electronic toys, e-cigarettes, and many other devices. In this guide, we cover the basics of lithium product safety and regulations in the United States. Keep reading, and learn the essentials of compliance risks, testing requirements, safety standards, labeling and more.

Mentioned Products

  • Lithium Battery Powered Devices
  • Lithium-ion battery
  • Lithium-ion polymer battery
  • Lithium metal battery
  • Hoverboards

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Lithium Battery Safety Standards in the European Union: An Overview

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Lithium Battery Safety Standards in the EU

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This guide explains what importers and exporters must know about regulations and standards applicable to lithium batteries in the European Union. Keep reading, and learn more about the EU Battery Directive, General Product Safety Directive (GPSD) and EN standards.

Mentioned Products

  • Lithium Battery Powered Devices
  • Lithium-ion battery
  • Lithium-ion polymer battery
  • Lithium metal battery

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Amazon Lithium Batteries Requirements For Sellers: An Overview

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Amazon Lithium Batteries Requirements For Sellers

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Planning to sell lithium batteries or electronic products containing lithium batteries on Amazon? In this guide, we will cover what all Amazon sellers must know about safety standards and regulations, lab testing, certification, and other requirements.

Note: This guide only covers product regulations, standards and other requirements for selling on Amazon in the United States. However, the same principles apply when selling products on Amazon in the European Union, Australia, Japan, and elsewhere. Further, Amazon can change their own terms and requirements at will. This article serves as an introduction, but not a replacement for the up to date seller requirements on the Amazon Seller Central. Continue reading Amazon Lithium Batteries Requirements For Sellers: An Overview

List of Products Covered by the Radio Equipment Directive (RED): An Overview

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RED products

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The Radio Equipment Directive (RED) applies to all Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, LTE, 5G, GPS and other radio-electric enabled devices sold in the European Union. In this guide, we cover the basics of RED requirements for smartphones, smartwatches, computers and other electronic products. Continue reading List of Products Covered by the Radio Equipment Directive (RED): An Overview

List of Products Covered by the Battery Directive: An Overview

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Battery Directive Product List

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In this article, we list different types of batteries covered by the EU Battery Directive 2006/66/EC, including lithium batteries, nickel-cadmium batteries, button cell batteries, and other types of batteries. In addition, we also list relevant EN standards. Continue reading List of Products Covered by the Battery Directive: An Overview

E-Bikes Safety Standards in the European Union: An Overview

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E-bike Regulations in European Union

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Planning to import and sell e-bikes to the European Union? In this guide, we cover the basics of product regulations, safety standards, labeling, documentation and testing requirements for electric bikes in the EU.

Mentioned Products

  • Pedal-assisted electric bike
  • Throttle electric bike
  • Speed pedelec electric bike
  • Hub motor electric bike

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List of Products Covered by FCC Part 15: An Overview

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FCC Part 15 Product List

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FCC Part 15 regulates most electronic products sold in the United States. In this guide, we list electronic products classified as either intentional or unintentional radiators by FCC Part 15. We also list products exempt from the regualtion. Continue reading List of Products Covered by FCC Part 15: An Overview

List of Products Covered by the EMC Directive: An Overview

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EMC Directive Products List

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The Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Directive covers most electronic products sold in the European Union, with some exemptions. In this guide, we list LED displays, kitchen appliances, machines, and other products within the scope of the EMC Directive.

We also list some products classified as inherently benign, meaning that the EMC Directive is not applicable. Continue reading List of Products Covered by the EMC Directive: An Overview

List of Products Covered by the Low Voltage Directive: An Overview

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Low Voltage Directive Products List

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Trying to understand if your electronic product must comply with the Low Voltage Directive in the EU? In this guide, we list home appliances, AC adapters, LED lighting products, cables, and other products within the scope of LVD. We also share some examples of EN standards, relevant for each listed product. Continue reading List of Products Covered by the Low Voltage Directive: An Overview