3: Since when must the CPR be applied to cables?

The European Union has established the following calendar to apply the CPR (related to fire reaction and emission of hazardous substances):

  • Start of the transitional period of co-existence between current requirements and the CPR: 10 June 2016
  • Full validity: 1 July 2017
 
  • 1. Start of CPR application - 10 June 2016
  • 2. Transitional period - until 30 June 2017
  • 3. Full validity - 1 July 2017