EC Ecuador
  • 68 - Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials

6811.40.00 - Containing asbestos; Articles of asbestos-cement, of cellulose fibre-cement or the like (HS 6811)

Proyecto de Primera Revisión del Reglamento Técnico Ecuatoriano PRTE INEN 019 (1R) "Láminas Onduladas de Crisotilo Cemento" (Draft first revision (1R) of Ecuadorian Standardization Institute Technical Regulation (PRTE INEN) No. 019 "Corrugated sheets of chrysotile-cement") (9 pages, in Spanish)

The notified Technical Regulation applies to corrugated sheets of:

1.         Chrysotile-cement.

The notified Technical Regulation does not apply to:

1.         Products that are not designed as corrugated sheets for use in ceilings, for example, flat smooth sheets, flat panels, tiles and similar articles of chrysotile-cement;

2.         Fibre-cement corrugated sheets that do not contain chrysotile-cement in their composition; 

3.         Fittings made from chrysotile-cement referred to in section 5.7 of Ecuadorian Technical Standard No. 1320.