• May 13, 2019
  • WTO

Ecuador | Review of the Technical Regulation on"Mercury, sodium and metal halide vapor lamps"

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Title of document
First Review Project of the Ecuadorian Technical Regulation RTE INEN 168 (1R) "Mercury, sodium and metal halide vapor lamps" (9 page (s), in Spanish)

This Ecuadorian technical regulation establishes the requirements to be fulfilled by mercury, sodium and metal halide lamps intended for lighting in general, prior to the commercialization of domestic and imported products, with the purpose of protecting the safety of people ; as well as preventing practices that may be misleading. This technical regulation applies to the following products: High pressure mercury vapor lamps High pressure sodium vapor lamps Low pressure sodium vapor lamps Metal halide lamps.

Notifying member: Ecuador


Objective tag
Consumer information, labelling; Prevention of deceptive practices and consumer protection; Protection of human health or safety


Agency responsible
Servicio Ecuatoriano de Normalización INEN Calle Baquerizo Moreno E8-29 y Diego de Almagro Teléfono: (+593-2) 3825960 al 90 Página WEB: www.normalizacion.gob.ec


  • Submission: 10/05/2019
  • Reception: 10/05/2019
  • Distribution: 13/05/2019
  • Final date for comments: 12/07/2019
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A


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