- Other centrifugal pumps (HS 841370)
Proyecto de Primera Revisión del Reglamento Técnico Ecuatoriano PRTE INEN 094 (1R) "Eficiencia energética de bombas y conjunto motor-bomba, para bombeo de agua limpia, en potencias de 0,187 kW (1/4 HP) a 0,746 kW (1 HP)" (Draft first revision (1R) of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation PRTE INEN No. 094: "Energy efficiency and labelling of clean water pumps and motor pumps with a power rating of 0.187 kW (1/4 HP) to 0.746 kW (1 HP)") (12 pages, in Spanish)
The notified Ecuadorian Technical Regulation establishes the requirements to be met by clean water pumps and motor pumps using single-phase squirrel-cage induction motors, prior to the marketing of domestic and imported products, with the aim of protecting the environment and preventing deceptive practices.
It applies to the following products:
Rotodynamic clean water pumps and motor pumps (centrifugal and mixed flow pumps) using single-phase squirrel-cage induction motors, with a power rating of 0.187 kW (1/4 HP) to 0.746 kW (1 HP).
It does not apply to:
· Pumps for ornamental fountains;
· Fire pumps;
· Hydromassage pumps;
· Jet (injector) pumps;
· Multi-stage pumps;
· Pumps for solids handling (surface or submersible);
· Sprinkler pumps;
· Bilge pumps;
· Swimming pool pumps.