Standardisation: SBS advocates for a more inclusive national and international standardisation
In an effort to facilitate greater involvement of SMEs in standardisation processes, our partner organisation Small Business Standards (SBS), the European association supporting SMEs in standardisation, has released two position papers highlighting the urgent need for enhanced participation and representation of SMEs in the standardisation process. At the national level, the recommendations outlined by SBS [...]
Construction Products Regulation: European Parliament IMCO committee votes on provisional agreement
On February 13th, the European Parliament's Committee on the Internal Market held a crucial vote on the revised Construction Products Regulation (CPR), marking a significant step forward in shaping the regulatory landscape for the construction sector. This vote follows extensive negotiations and discussions between the co-legislators that culminated in a provisional agreement in December 2023, [...]