EC Ecuador
  • 39 - Kunststoffe und Waren daraus
  • 73 - Waren aus Gusseisen, Eisen oder Stahl
  • 74 - Kupfer und Waren daraus
  • 84 - Kernreaktoren, Kessel, Maschinen, Apparate und mechanische Geräte; Teile dieser Maschinen oder Apparate

Baths, shower-baths, sinks and wash-basins (HS 392210); Other, including parts (HS 732490); Sanitary ware and parts thereof (HS 741820); Other appliances (HS 848180)

Proyecto de Segunda Revisión del Reglamento Técnico Ecuatoriano PRTE INEN 142 (1R) "Llaves o válvulas de uso domiciliario" (Draft second revision of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation PRTE INEN No. 142 (1R) "Cocks and valves for domestic use") (11 pages, in Spanish)

The notified Ecuadorian Technical Regulation establishes the requirements to be met by cocks and valves for domestic use, prior to the marketing of domestic and imported products, with the aim of protecting human safety and preventing deceptive practices.

It applies to the following products:

·         Cocks and valves for domestic use, used as exit valves, shut-off valves and mixing valves;

·         Similar cocks made with metal and/or plastic components;

·         Shower-baths; 

·         Spherical valves.