Curtis-Straus (CS) LLC-A Bureau Veritas Company-News (Nov 2018 (Week 4))News-18CS-043 

 1. TCB: NIST Report: November 2018 Radio Equipment Directive Compliance Association (REDCA) Meeting
The NIST supplemental report (Version 1.0) on the November 2018 REDCA meeting is attached [linked].

At the meeting, the latest EU regulatory, technical and conformity assessment issues related to the Radio Equipment Directive were presented and discussed.

NIST will host a conference call for U.S. Notified Bodies (NB) and the supporting U.S. NB accreditation body assessors in mid-December to review key topics.  Experts will be invited to present the material.  The details for the call will be provide shortly.

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2. TCB: FCC Report & Order New FCC Rules for HAC Reporting — FCC 18-167

In the Matter of Revisions to Reporting Requirements Governing Hearing Aid-Compatible Mobile Handsets

WT Docket No. 17-228 REPORT AND ORDER

Adopted: November 15, 2018 Released: November 16, 2018

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3. TCB: ISED Canada Spectra System Shutdown: Friday, November 30 to Monday December 3, 2018
A shutdown will occur on all Spectra systems from Friday, November 30 , 2018 at 8h00 am until Monday, December 3, 2018 at 11h59 pm (EST) for a server upgrade.

The Spectra servers will not be available during this 4 day period. However, after this server upgrade, users should notice increased performance when working in Spectra.

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4. ENERGY STAR Dehumidifiers Version 5.0 Limited Topic Proposal
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is revising the ENERGY STAR Dehumidifiers specification. EPA released a Draft 1 Version 5.0 specification on August 8, 2018 for stakeholder review. In response to stakeholder comments that EPA received on the draft, as well as further discussions with stakeholders, EPA is now releasing a limited topic proposal providing stakeholders an additional opportunity to comment on proposed changes before releasing a Final Draft Version 5.0 specification.
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Welcome to November issue of Bureau Veritas Global E.A.W. eNewsletter for the Electrical & Electronics, Automotive and Wireless/Smartworld industry.

This month, we have a focus on our International Approvals Management solution including some of the latest developments in key markets. Read the stories below or click the relevant hyperlink to review the full stories online.