Odesa Legal issues
On May 25, 2017 EBA Odesa Legal Committee discussed topical issues of technical regulation in Ukraine. Speaker was Alexander Smyslov, Director General of “Conformity Assessment Center “FACTUM”.
Participants learned about changes in products conformity assessment, technical regulation (standardization, metrology and certification) and its deregulation, including abolition of the mandatory application of standards, mandatory certification and validation of laboratories. Also, the speaker paid attention to standards, technical regulations and ISO management system international standards (ISO 9001, ISO 22000, ISO 14000, ISO 18000, etc.) and powers of international institutions on accreditation. During the event, participants also discussed steps that Ukraine should perform for international partnership in the field of technical regulation.