Draft of EN 1034-1:2019 on Paper Technology Published
16.09.2019 The draft standard EN 1034-1 "Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 1: Common requirements " has been published for CEN Enquiry.
EN 1034: Two draft standards on paper technology in discussion
04.07.2019 On 5 and 6 June 2019, the European standardisation body CEN/TC 198 WG2 "Paper Machinery" met at VDMA in Frankfurt to revise EN 1034-4.
Acceptance guidelines for sheetfed offset presses published in English
07.10.2019 The revised Guideline for the Technical Approval of Sheetfed Offset Presses is now also available in English.
Radio Equipment Directive - obligatory for many devices from 13 June 2017 onwards - VDMA informs on its implementation in practice
23.05.2017 The Radio Equipment Directive applies from 13 June 2017 onwards to all devices in which radio modules are incorporated or are permanently connected to such devices.
Guideline on Print Production of Food-Safe Packaging
09.05.2019 The printing industry is increasingly confronted with questions regarding the migration of substances from food packaging.
Research Association Printing Machines: Robot Guided Inkjet Printing of Functional Layers on Three-dimensional Objects
05.02.2019 Contents and aims of the research project "Robot-guided inkjet printing of functional layers on three-dimensional objects".
The exemption 4(f) in Annex III of the RoHS Directive still applies, but new applications must now be submitted for further elongation.
Approval applications to EU still pending after ECJ ruling
Lead in products - information obligation through inclusion on REACH/SVHC candidate list
The final conclusions of the BAT document "Surface treatment using organic solvents" are available as a draft
With the UV share in printing growing, the issue of environmental friendliness has increasingly moved into the focus of discussions. Experts of the total value chain join forces to proactively deal with the subjects of UV curing monitoring and deinkability and met for a round-table on 13 July 2017.