Standard & Practices
Standards & Practices—UL, CE, ROHS and WEEE
Transtector Systems has a strong history of designing and engineering products that meet global standards with a commitment to the environment. Through collaboration with industry peers and suppliers, along with a dedicated internal team, we are able to consistently ensure the performance and reliability of our products. Contact us directly at 1.800.882.9110 with any specific questions you may have regarding our products, standards or compliance.
When the standard is safety, UL is the global standard that sets the bar. As an independent product safety and certification organization, UL has provided product testing and safety guidance for more than a century.
CE ensures compliance with the applicable European laws covering safety, health and environmental protection. Transtector Systems products are engineered for the European Economic Area, meet CE marking standards and indication is shown on product label and specifications.
IECEx is the IEC System for Certification to Standards relating to product installed within explosive atmospheres. This standard uses quality assessment and testings specifications that are based on the Internaitonal Standards prepared by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
Specific Certificates of Conformity for qualified products within the ALPU series, CPX series and AC Din Rail mounted protection devices can be found by clicking on the above links.
The EU Directive 2002/95/EC Restriction on Hazardous Substances (RoHS) is aimed at reducing the hazardous materials content in electrical and electronic products. It specifically prohibits or restricts the use of lead, cadmium, mercury, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE). More info...
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
Directive 2002/96/EC (WEEE) addresses the problem of product recycling and requires products to be labeled to identify participation in the program. To comply with the WEEE directive, PolyPhaser and Transtector Systems have incorporated use of the EU-approved "double-crossed wheelie bin" symbol, affixed to products when delivered into all European countries. More info...