SAFEGUARDS | Electrical & Electronics NO. 074/16

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By the passing of Resolution 662 slight changes to labeling requirements for wireless/telecom products have been implemented.


Resolution 662/2016 updates the previous Resolution 242 which was originally passed on 30 of November 2000.

The main changes are:

  • The EAN and bar code are no longer required

  •   Homologation number will now consists of HHHHH-AA-FFFFF where
  1. HHHHH: identifies the homologation of said product (5 numeric characters)
  2. AA: identifies year of homologation
  3. FFFFF: identifies manufacturer (5 numeric characters)

Original text in Portuguese from Anatel on passing of this resolution can be found on their website:

As the world’s leader in third party testing SGS has the global knowledge and local expertise to help you achieve compliance with Electrical & Electronics regulations covering product safety, EMC, hazardous substances (RoHS, REACH, SVHC etc), energy efficiency, Ecodesign, ErP, Performance and Reliability as well as with many other consumer product related requirements. Whether you are in need of testing or services in the fields of inspection, certification, compliance assurance, outsourcing, training or auditing SGS is ideally positioned to satisfy your needs.

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Janet Gavidia
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