Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology-INMETRO
Regions Affected
Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology-INMETRO Telephone: +(55) 21 2563.2817 Telefax: +(55) 21 2563.5637 Email: barreirastecnicas@inmetro.gov.br Website: http://www.inmetro.gov.br/barreirastecnicas
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Inmetro Ordinance 329, 25 July 2018</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">(HS: 9025 Thermometers).</p>
Description of Content

Draft metrological regulation laying down technical and metrological requirements for digital medical thermometers with maximum precision class I and II devices, operated on battery power and intended for measurements by contact with the temperature of the human body or animals.

The application site of the instrument is the mouth (sublingual), rectum or armpit tissue.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;"><span style="font-face: Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-bidi-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-ansi-language: EN-GB; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Consumer information; Quality requirements.</span></span></p>
Relevant Documents

(1) Brazilian Official Journal (Diário Oficial da União) Nº 143, 26 July 2018, section 1, page 59; (2)  Resolution 8, 22 December 2016 (Resolução 08 , de 22 de Dezembro de 2016 do Conselho nNacional de metrologia, Normalização e Qualidade Industrial - Conmetro); (3) Brazilian Official Journal; (4) Not stated.

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