Standards, guidelines
and regulations

LOW VOLTAGE DIRECTIVE

Directive 2006/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of December 12, 2006 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to electrical equipment designed for use within certain voltage limits is, in addition to the EMC Directive, the most important regulatory instrument for the safety of electrically operated equipment. This Directive replaces Directive 73/23/EEC which was in force until the end of January 15, 2007.

EMC Directive

The EMC Directive or Directive 2004/108/EC is a European Community regulation entitled Electromagnetic Compatibility (of Electrical and Electronic Products). It replaces the "old" Directive 89/336/EEC. The aim of the EMC Directive is, in general, to avoid the electromagnetic mutual interference of the equipment.

IEC STANDARDS

The winding goods are built and tested according to the European standard EN61558 - Safety of transformers, chokes, power supplies and the like.

Part 1: General requirements and tests
Part 2: Special requirements for transformers and chokes

DIRECTIVE 2002/95/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT
AND OF THE COUNCIL

of January 27, 2003 restricting the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.

All products of Breimer-Roth Transformatorenwerk GmbH are RoHS compliant.

DIRECTIVE 2011/65/EU OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT
AND OF THE COUNCIL

of June 8, 2011 restricting the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (update version).

All products of Breimer-Roth Transformatorenwerk GmbH are RoHS 2 compliant.

EUROPEAN REACH REGULATION 1907/2006

Registration, Evaluation, Authorization of Chemicals
REACH is a European Union regulation adopted to improve the protection of human health and the environment from the risks posed by chemicals while increasing the competitiveness of the chemical industry in the EU. In addition, it encourages alternative methods to identify harmful effects of substances in order to reduce the number of animal experiments.

The products of Breimer-Roth Transformatorenwerk GmbH do not contain a declarable share of SVHC substances. All products meet the requirements of this regulation.

ISO 9001 : 2008

Breimer Roth Transformatorenbau GmbH is ISO 9001: 2008 certified. The certification is regularly examined by the VDE Institute.

Design and production of and trade in transformers, chokes and assemblies.

UL FILE AND ISOLATION SYSTEM
IN CLASS F

Our certifications help you get to market faster and safer, and save a significant amount of money on system approval for your products. Our winding products are certified acc. to UL 5085/CSA 22 standards.

For more information, please refer to our separate UL product catalogue.