EAC Certification procedure for products of light industry like clothing, footwear and textiles has been developed in order to ensure proper control over the quality and the safety of goods moving between the member states of the Customs Union.
Products of the light industry must undergo the EAC Conformity assessment procedure
and satisfy Technical Regulations
and their safety requirements enforced before to be imported into the Eurasian Economic Union (consisting of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan). The Technical Regulation TR CU 017/2011 "On safety of light industry products"
sets out general requirements for the compliance, certification, marking, storage and disposal for:
- Textiles, everyday and sport clothing
- Sewing and knitted clothing
- Bath fabrics
- Furs and fur articles
- Leather goods and leather goods
- Carpets, etc.
A specific discipline is dedicated to articles intended for use by children and adolescents. These products, precisely in consideration of the category of public for which they are intended, must comply with the technical and documentary requirements of TR CU 007/2011 "On the safety of products intended for children and adolescents". The regulation applies to all products for children and adolescents including:
- Baby products (pacifiers, dishes, cutlery, etc)
- Sanitation and haberdashery products
- Clothing, leather and fur, knitwear and finished products
- Footwear and leather goods
- Prams and bicycles
Each product must have the EAC marking and Russian language label as well as respecting precise mechanical, chemical, biological and documentary parameters. Depending on the type of product and applicable Technical Regulations, the EAC Certificate or the EAC Declaration may be required.
For some products depending on the type and intended use, the State Registration Certificate may also be requested
, which confirms the safety for health and certifies the compliance of the products with the hygiene-epidemiological regulations
established in the territory of the Customs Union.
The Certification procedures provide for the sending of samples to the accredited Russian laboratory which, following the tests, draws up the test protocols. On the basis of the samples, the test reports (with a positive outcome of the tests) and the technical documentation (label) the EAC Declaration, EAC Certificate and/or the State Registration Certificate are registered and the product can pass the Russian customs without problems for be sold.
ENGAL Services assists companies in the Certification process as the customer's sole interlocutor. Manufacturer is supported from the first phases of order management with both technical and documentary support, up to the completion of the product's Certification.
We offer you:
- Provision of the Applicant / Authorized russian representative
- Execution of all the technical documentation which is necessary to export your product to Russia
- Review of the labels
- Laboratory test on products
- Registration of the EAC Declaration or EAC Certificate of conformity
- Registration of the State Registration Certificate