Construction Construction Products Regulation – CE Marking
Achieve compliance to the EU Construction Products Regulation (305/2011) with CE Mark services from SGS.
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As of July 1, 2013, any construction product to be sold or marketed within the EEA must bear the CE Mark, a mandatory conformity mark required by European law. A CE mark indicates that a product complies with EU Construction Products Regulation (CPR), also known as the Construction Products Directive. It does not necessarily mean that a product will be suitable for all end uses, but it does indicate that the product is consistent with its Declaration of Performance (DoP), as made by the manufacturer.
What does the new EU CPR mean for importers, distributors and manufacturers?
Importers and/or distributors must ensure that construction products, where required, bear the CE mark and are accompanied by the correct documentation, instructions and safety information. Distributors must also ensure that the manufacturer and the importer have complied with their requirements under the Construction Products Directive. Achieving compliance can be a complex process.
Ensure CPR and documentation compliance
We are a notified body for the CPR and our CE-marking consulting, testing and conformity assessment services provide you with the expertise you need to achieve compliance. We prepare clients to qualify for the CE mark for construction products under the new CPR.
Our Notifications cover a wide range of harmonized European Norms and we can help you with:
- Determining which harmonized European Norms are applicable to your construction product
- Providing Product Certification
- Factory Production Control Certification
- Initial Type Testing of your products
Why choose SGS?
As the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company we can offer you unrivaled experience in the construction industry. Our Notified Bodies possess the necessary competence and responsibility to assist during the whole process of obtaining the CE marking or just part of it by providing Product Certification, Factory Production Control Certification and Laboratory Testing in accordance with the requirements of the CPR.
To discuss how we can help you improve quality and efficiency, contact us today.