The EBA received official clarification’s from the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, in which they confirmed their intention to adopt draft Resolution on amendments to Technical Regulations on limitation of usage hazard substances in consumer electronics (CE) in accordance with changes that are discussed in the EU.
Moreover, the Ministry provided clarifications regarding peculiarities of the article 5 of the Directive 2011/65/EU on limitation of certain substances in CE, which allows prolongation of the dates of entrance into force of new restrictions during reconsideration of these dates in the EU. Furthermore, the Ministry informed that it would turn attention of the Food Safety and Consumers Protection Inspection on this problem.
We are grateful to the Ministry for preparation of this official letter and hope for further constructive cooperation aimed to adopt draft Resolution on amendments to the Technical Regulations as soon as possible.
In case you require additional information please contact Viktoriia.Kulykova@eba.com.ua, Consumer Electronics Committee manager.