International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies



Reference EN 62474:2012
Title Material declaration for products of and for the electrotechnical industry
Project Number 23061
Abstract/Scope IEC 62474:2012 specifies the procedure, content, and form relating to material declarations for products of companies operating in and supplying the electrotechnical industry. Process chemicals and emissions during product use are not in the scope of this International Standard. It provides data to downstream manufacturers that: - allows them to assess products against substance restriction compliance requirements; - they can use in their environmentally conscious design process and across all product life cycle phases. A database associated with this document is available at: It contains the list of: - Declarable substance groups and declarable substances; - Reference Substances; - Material classes; - XML schema for data format and exchange and the accompanying developer table.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-06-08
Current Stage code deadline 2013-01-26
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 111
Reference Document IEC 62474:2012 (EQV)
ICS 01.110 - Technical product documentation
13.020 - Environmental protection
29.100 - Components for electrical equipment
31.020 - Electronic components in general
Keywords Material; Declaration; Electrotechnical industry
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2012-06-08 2013-01-26 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2012-04-26 2012-05-24  
5060 2012-02-06 2012-02-27 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-12-02 2012-02-03  
3090 2011-06-03 2011-08-31  
5060 2011-01-10 2011-01-31 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-07-30 2011-01-07  
1090 2010-07-27 2010-07-30  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-04-26
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-06-08
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2012-07-26
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-01-26
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-04-26


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 61360-1:2010
EN 61360-2:2002
EN 61360-5:2004
ISO/IEC directives Supplement:2011

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.