This position paper seeks to provide an analysis of the key aspects of Brexit that will impact on household appliance manufacturers in Europe. It reflects on the complexity of the current legislative framework regulating our sector, its continuous change and finally, identifies our sector's priorities based on aggregated results of data collection CECED has made among its members.

This document refers to the implementation of motor durability requirements contained in Commission Regulation 666/2013/EC implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for vacuum cleaners.

CECED Views on the European Commission’s Public Consultation. In view of the European Commission’s public consultation on building the European data economy, CECED welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the debate and appreciates the European Commission’s approach to clarify several relevant issues before proposing possible legislation.

In the view of the decisive trilogue meeting on the Commission proposal for a new Energy Labelling Framework Regulation to be held on 21 March 2017, the undersigning organisations recall the joint priorities of the affected industry in the interest of preserving the success, credibility and ove'all workability of this crucial EU policy instrument.

Establishing a common methodology for the calculation of the weight of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) placed on the national market in each Member State and a common methodology for the calculation of the quantity of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) generated by weight in each Member State.