Chile. The 30 of March of 2018 will come into force the protocol of analysis and / or safety tests of electrical product protocol PE N ° 1 / 29: 2016, dated 15.11.2016, approved by RE N ° 16329 dated November 28 of 2016, issued by the Superintendency of Electricity and Fuels (SEC), for the category of household appliances, whose products are mobile air conditioners and mobile environment dehumidifiers.
The Ministry of Economy established that this class of products must have a Certificate of Approval granted by a certification body authorized by this superintendence, for its commercialization in the country.
It is up to the Superintendency to establish the tests and tests indicated in the protocols to be carried out by the laboratories or security or quality control entities or entities in order to grant approval certificates to the products. The national manufacturers, importers and marketers of the product must have the respective approval certificate.
The scope is for single-phase electrical appliances and that incorporate motor-compressors for its operation.