EC Ecuador
  • 70 - Glas und Glaswaren

Other (HS 700719); Other (HS 700729); Paving blocks, slabs, bricks, squares, tiles and other articles of pressed or moulded glass, whether or not wired, of a kind used for building or construction purposes; glass cubes and other glass smallwares, whether or not on a backing, for mosaics or similar decorative purposes; leaded lights and the like; multicellular or foam glass in blocks, panels, plates, shells or similar forms (HS 7016)

Proyecto del Reglamento Técnico Ecuatoriano PRTE INEN 242 "Vidrios para edificaciones" (Draft Ecuadorian Technical Regulation PRTE INEN 242, "Glass for buildings") (11 pages, in Spanish)

The notified Ecuadorian Technical Regulation establishes the requirements to be met by safety glass used in buildings, 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:

·         laminated glass for buildings;

·         tempered glass for buildings;

·         glass blocks.

It does not apply to:

·         drawn glass; 

·         float glass.