Ecuador – First Revision (1R) of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation RTE INEN 235 “Safety Valves”

The Subsecretariat of Quality of the Ministry of Production, Foreign Trade, Investment and Fisheries published the First Revision (1R) of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation RTE INEN 235 “Safety Valves”. The regulation establishes the requirements to be complied with by safety valves, prior to their commercialization in order to protect human safety as well as prevent misleading practices. This technical regulation does not apply to the products described in 2.3 of the regulation. The reviewed requirements of RTE INEN 203 (1R) enter into force after 6 months of being suscripted.