• Published the Regulation on market surveillance and product compliance

    In the Official Journal of the European Union n. 169 of 25 June us the new Regulation (EU) 2019 / 1020 was published on market surveillance and product compliance.

    The Regulation applies to all industrial products subject to the EU internal market legislation and modifies - or suppresses - specific articles:
    of Regulation (EC) n. 765 / 2008 'Accreditation and market surveillance regarding the marketing of products',

  • Machines and equipment for outdoor use - Annual Surveillance Meeting on the ISPRA Market

    The annual meeting organized by ISPRA with the associations of machine and equipment manufacturers and with Notified Bodies on the 'Surveillance on the market of machines and equipment for outdoor use (pursuant to art. 4 Legislative Decree 262 / 2002) '.

    During the meeting the point was made:
    on the activities carried out by ISPRA during the 2018;
    on the use and updating of the MARA database;

  • The new PED and SPVD Guidelines have been published

    The European Commission has published on its website the new guidelines for the 2014 / 68 / UE PED Directive and the new guidelines for the 2016 / 29 / UE SPVD Directive. The new documents were approved at the 13 September Working Group Pressure (WGP) meeting.

    The PED Guidelines are available at the following link: http://ec.europa.eu/DocsRoom/documents/31961.


    Assopompe position paper published.


    ANIMA Confindustria with its Associations of the sector will be active protagonists also at the next edition of Mostra Convegno Expocomfort,

  • CPR Regulation - New documents for European evaluation

    The Official Journal of the European Union C049 of 9 February 2018 has been publishedupdated list of documents for the European evaluation pursuant to Regulation (EU) n.305 / 2011 'CPR'.

    Five documents published for the first time:
    360001-00-0803, Ventilation system made of rock wool covered with an external and internal film;
    210024-00-0504, Cement-bound panel;

  • 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:

  • 2000 / 14 / CE Directive 'External Noise' - Update Guidelines for the Implementation of the Directive

    The European Commission has updated the Guideline for the Implementation of the 2000 / 14 / EC Directive on Approximation of Member States' Legislation on Sound Emission
    Environmental protection of machines and equipment intended for outdoor operation.
    There were no substantial changes compared to the previous edition; The interventions were limited to:
    Updating the legislative references
    Updating references to European and international standards available
    Update useful links

  • Boundary between the application of the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2014 / 35 / EU and Directive 2006 / 42 / EC Machinery - Location Assopompe

    For the purposes of Community law, the pumps for liquids of any type, are considered machines and as such are subject to the requirements of Directive 2006 / 42 / CE.

    The electric pumps (and especially those intended to use in domestic or similar environments), are also to be considered as electrical devices intended to be used at low voltages, and therefore subject to the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2014 / 35 / EU.

  • New Product Directives - Implementing decrees published in the Gazette

    In the official gazette you can read updates relating to certain product directives, in particular:

    LEGISLATIVE DECREE 18 May 2016, n. 80 Changes to the legislative decree in November 6 2007, n. 194, implementing Directive 2014 / 30 / EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of February 26 2014, on the harmonization of the laws of the Member States relating to the compatibility 'electromagnetic (recast).

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.