• New lists of harmonized standards - PED, SPVD, RED

    On the Official Journal of the European Union n.49 of 9 February 2018 the updated lists of harmonized standards have been published according to the following Directives:
    -    2014 / 68 / UE 'PED' Directive
    -    2014 / 29 / UE 'SPVD' Directive

  • Proposal to revise the Drinking Water Directive 98 / 83 / CE

    On February 1, the European Commission published its proposal to revise the directive on the quality of water intended for human consumption, the so-called drinking water directive.
    Main results of the Commission proposal

  • 2000 / 14 / CE Directive 'External Noise' - Public consultation at the start

    The European Commission has opened the 23 January the public consultation on the evaluation and possible revision of the 2000 / 14 / CE Directive on the environmental acoustic emission of the machines and equipment intended to work outdoors
    An evaluation of the effectiveness of the current legislation in this field has been started for some time and now the possibility of drawing up a legislative proposal to revise the Directive is being considered.

  • 2000 / 14 / CE Directive - Published Inception Impact Assessment

    November 27 was published the Inception Impact Assessment (which you can find attached) for the possible revision of the 2000 / 14 / CE Directive on the environmental noise emission of outdoor machines and equipment.
    The aim of the document is to inform citizens and stakeholders about the programs of the European Commission in order to have first feedback on the project and effectively participate in future consultation activities.
    The document consists of four parts:

  • RoHS II - In the Journal the 2011 / 65 / EU Directive Modification Text

    The 21 / 2017 / EU Directive has been published on the European Official Gazette of November 2102 / XNUMX, which partially modifies the RoHS Directive II (Restricted Use of Certain Dangerous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment).

    The main purpose of the new legislative provision is to adapt the text of RoHS Directive II to the legislative framework regulating the placing on the market of products

    The main novelties that will be introduced by the 2017 / 2102 / EU Directive are as follows:

  • NOMAD Help: How to correctly reproduce the sound emission levels in the instructions

    With the NOMAD project, the European Commission had analyzed the sound emission levels statements of the machines in the maintenance manuals of manufacturers.

  • 9 ° INAIL Report on Market Surveillance Activity

    Inail, in accordance with the provisions of section 2 of Art. 6 17 / 2010 2 (7 459 96), conducts technical assessment activities in support of the Italian Market Supervisory Authority (Ministry of Economic Development and Ministry of Labor and Social Policies).

  • Report on the Evaluation of the Published Machinery Directive

    The European Commission has published the evaluation study on the 2006 / 42 / CE Machinery Directive that it had commissioned Technopolis.
    The purpose of the assessment is to verify the performance of the Directive and to determine whether it is useful in achieving the objectives it seeks to ascertain whether or not it is necessary to carry out its review. This is the decision that the Commission will have to take in the coming months based on the analysis of the results of this study.

  • 2014 / 34 / EU ATEX and 2014 / 35 / EU LVD Directives - New harmonized standards lists

    In the Official Journal of the European Union of September 8, updated lists of harmonized standards have been published in accordance with 2014 / 34 / EU ATEX and 2014 / 35 / EU LVD Directives.

    The lists can be consulted at the following links:
    Harmonized ATEX standards

  • 2014 / 53 / EU RED Directive - Seminar ANIMA 3 October 2017

    The next 3 October, ANIMA organizes, as the first moment of in-depth study, an information seminar on the 2014 / 53 / EU RED Directive.

    We remind that the 2014 / 53 / EU Directive has repealed the previous 1999 / 5 / CE Directive 'R & TTE' and represents, from last 13 June 2017, the legislative provision for making available on the European Union market of radio equipment . The Directive has introduced a number of novelties, such as specific requirements for equipment incorporating radio equipment (combined-equipment).

Companies and products

  • Members and product categories list

    In this section you will find the Repertoire of ANIMA member-companies , Complete and functional database of Italian companies in the mechanical sector.