Ecuador – First Revision (1R) of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation RTE INEN 252 “Household Kitchen Containers Intended to be Used on Stoves, Kitchens or Heating Plates”

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 252 “Household Kitchen Containers Intended to be Used on Stoves, Kitchens or Heating Plates”. The regulation establishes the requirements to be complied with by household kitchen containers intended to be used on stoves, kitchens or heating plates, 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 252 (1R) enter into force after 6 months of being suscripted.