eletrThe National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology (INMETRO), regulatory body, is expanding the range of products with evaluated compliance. The electronics and similar are present in the majority of homes and businesses, and the requirement for their certification have been increasing gradually to ensure greater security for consumers.

This class of products has different standards and ordinances for each specific scope, assessing conformity of equipment as well as energy efficiency.

Among the main regulations are:

Scopes

Regulatory Body

Legal Document

Standard Document (NBR) or Technical Quality Regulatory (RTQ)

Plugs and Receptacles Adapter

INMETRO

INMETRO Ordinance nº 324 of 21/08/2007

NBR 14936

Drinkers

INMETRO

INMETRO Ordinance nº 191 of 10/12/2003

NBR IEC 335 1 / 98

Commercial Electric Ovens

INMETRO

INMETRO Ordinance nº 446 of 27/08/12

RTQ annexed to INMETRO Ordinance n° 371 of 17/07/2012

Microwave Oven

INMETRO

INMETRO Ordinance nº 497 of 28/12/2011

RTQ annexed to INMETRO Ordinance nº 499 of 29/12/2011

Safety of household and similar appliances
Product List

INMETRO

INMETRO Ordinance nº 371 of 29/12/2009

Standard of ABNT NBR NM, NM or IEC of series
60335-2-x

Desk fans, wall and pedestal air circulators or
devices marketed for this purpose

INMETRO

INMETRO Ordinance nº 20 of 18/01/2012

NBR NM
60335-1 e IEC 60335-2