New registration obligation for packaging in Spain

The Spanish packaging law obliges producers to register their packaging. Distributors from abroad must also register through an authorised representative if they sell packaged products in Spain.

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General Product Safety Regulation (EU) 2023/988 obliges
GPSR Risk Analysis Required

Mandatory for almost every product: According to the GPSR, producers must draw up technical documentation for the products they place on the market. The technical documentation must be based on an internal risk analysis.

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General Product Safety Regulation requires Responsible Person
EU Responsible Person Service for the GPSR and more

Since 16 July 2021, it is against the law to sell products with CE marking without a Responsible Person in the EU. In addition, a Responsible Person must also be specified in accordance with the General Product Safety Regulation (EU) 2023/988.

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Ready for the new Batteries Regulation (EU) 2023/1542

Find out which obligations the EU Batteries Regulation places on you and how to deal with them in your specific case. Receive comprehensive information on how to implement your obligations with regard to labelling, battery passport, EPR and due diligence obligations in the supply chain.


Market Compliance Check: The advantages at a glance

  • Takeover of the security of articles, products and imported goods with regard to legal requirements
  • Rapid and lasting document examination to ensure the marketability of products
  • Especially for small and medium-sized companies without an own internal quality assurance
  • Examination of technical documents provided by the producer
  • Reliable information for retailers, if all documents are compliant with the legal requirements
  • Transparency and predictability of costs
  • Entire document review and subsequent improvement
  • Restriction of the financial burden on purely item-specific test costs
  • Early detection of non-conformity to law regarding commercial and company-specific product requirements
  • Avoidance of the development of an own elaborate and costly quality assurance system
  • Avoidance of the employment of own employees and their continuing education
  • Companies can focus on core competencies in product selection
  • Independence of knowledge about the legal product requirements
  • Confirmation of the marketability of the products by an official document
  • Immediate amendment of missing tests if necessary
  • Quick and easy market entry for new innovative products
  • Optional: upgrade of products with quality labels like the "GS" label
  • Promotion of products before launch through the assessment of an independent testing institute and generation of more attention
  • take-e-way is your partner in all aspects of product validation (WEEE/Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act, ElektroG), Batteries Act (BattG), Packaging Ordinance (VerpackG), RoHS, REACH, GEMA, etc.
  • Only one personal contact for product stewardship and waste legislation for compliance with key legal product requirements

take-e-way Market Compliance Check

Ensure product safety and legal compliance

take-e-way Market Compliance Check

take-e-way offers a market compliance check. The market compliance check allows you to place only safe and compliant products on the EU market. take-e-way can identify your individual statutory product requirements in your target country in the EU by a special marketability test. take-e-way reviews your product documentation for accuracy, relevance and plausibility. We also review the product and package labelling. Additional laboratory tests of your product can also be included in the market compliance check, if those are necessary.

Product safety is becoming increasingly relevant

July 16, 2021 is an important date for all producers, distributors and online retailers. On this date, the new Market Surveillance Regulation 2021 will apply, which will re-regulate the European market. New legal requirements will take effect. 

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