Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.08.07
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Superintendencia de Electricidad y Combustibles, SEC (Electricity and Fuel Board)
Regions Affected
Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales - Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores (Directorate-General of International Economic Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
Notified Document Details
PE n° 1/16 2018 Proyecto de Protocolo Base de Análisis y/o Ensayos de Seguridad de Producto Eléctrico (PE No. 1/16 2018: Draft basic safety analysis and/or test protocol for electrical products) (12 pages, in Spanish)
ICS Code
Covered Products
Electrical appliances for skin and hair care
Description of Content

The notified protocol establishes the safety certification procedure for electrical appliances for the care of skin or hair of persons or animals, intended for household and similar purposes, with a rated voltage not exceeding 250 V.
The appliances covered by this protocol may incorporate steam-producing or spray mechanisms.

Objectives & Rationale
Safety
Relevant Documents

· IEC 60335-2-23:2016-06 - Part 2-23: Particular requirements for appliances for skin or hair care.
· IEC 60335-1:2016-05 Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 1: General requirements.
· Ley Nº 18.410 de 1985, del Ministerio de Economía, Fomento y Reconstrucción (Law No. 18.410 of 1985 of the Ministry of the Economy, Development and Reconstruction).
· Decreto Supremo Nº 298, de 2005, del Ministerio de Economía, Fomento y Reconstrucción (Supreme Decree No. 298 of 2005 of the Ministry of the Economy, Development and Reconstruction).
· Resolución Exenta Nº 32 de fecha 04.02.1988, Nº 109 de fecha 22.06.1988 y Nº 19 de fecha 17.02.1995 del Ministerio de Economía, Fomento y Reconstrucción (Exempt Resolutions No. 32 of 4 February 1988, No. 109 of 22 June 1988 and No. 19 of 17 February 1995 of the Ministry of the Economy, Development and Reconstruction).

Final Date of Comments
2018.10.06
Contact Details
Departamento Regulatorio (Regulations Department) Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales (Directorate-General of International Economic Relations) Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) Teatinos 180, piso 11 Tel.: (+56) 2-22827 5250 Fax: (+56) 2-22380 9494 Email: Tbt_Chile@direcon.gob.cl http://www.sec.cl/pls/portal/docs/PAGE/SECNORMATIVA/PRODUCTOS/PROTOCOLOS%20EN%20CONSULTA/PROTOCOLOPE1-16-2018ARTEFACTOS_PARA_EL_CUIDADO_DEL_CABELLO.PDF https://members.wto.org/crnattachments/2018/TBT/CHL/18_4232_00_s.pdf
Document Online Link (EN)
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