- Scope: The certification mark applies to consumer products, including household appliances, office equipment, tools and garden tools. Excluded from the scope are medical devices, toys, gas products, personal protective equipment, products for animals, LEDs, sanitary products and apparel.
- Basis of certification: The certification mark is awarded within the framework of voluntary testing and certification, including review of the relevant documents, testing for usability, durability and safety, testing for hazardous substances and compliance with further legal requirements, e.g. electromagnetic compatibility, EMC.
Key words of the certification mark:
The product has been certified by the third-party expert organisation of TÜV SÜD Product Service. The certification mark is only awarded to products that undergo inspection by TÜV SÜD Product Service and comply with the criteria quoted below.