Work Package 4: Household Refrigerating Appliances
Scope of action
The objective of the Work Package 4 (EEPLIANT2) intends to cartry out an action on coordinated monitoring, verification and enforcement of the product sector "Household Refrigerating Appliances" subject to COMMISSION REGULATION (EC) No 643/2009 (ecodesign), COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) No 1060/2010 (energy labelling), and, where applicable COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) No 518/2014 (labelling of energy related products on the internet).
In this regard, the work plan for this product activity includes document inspection, screen testing and full scale testing. Individual models selected for verification are being sampled depending on each Market Surveillance Authorities' strategy. Indeed, the selection may be based either on:
- a high risk basis;
- a market basis; or
- the stakeholders acting in this product sector and present on the Market Surveillance Authorities' national territory.
These sampling criteria intend to have an overview of the market in the Member States part of this product activity and to facilitate any enforcement actions in the case of non-compliant models. Also, the producs are selected with the aim to cover the relevant market share in individual countries and across the EU. Results for individual models will be shared among the European surveillance authorities.
The Market Surveillances Authorities (MSAs) involved in this Work Package are from the following Member States: Austria, Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Portugal, Sweden.