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Easy-to-find and obtain Harmonised Standards providing Presumption of Conformity with the requirements in EU Directives and Regulations is becoming the main worldwide reference for standards, EU legislation, conformity assessment and enforcement: a one-stop-shop where you can find and obtain at a very convenient way CEN and CENELEC European and international standards (ISO and IEC), put together with relevant information about regulatory requirements, testing, market surveillance, amongst other interesting pieces of information.

Knowence provides information and added value services helping to become the reference pan-European single-point for information on standards, legislation and testing in Europe.

If you want to identify, analyse, track and obtain the harmonised standards (European standards developed as a consequence of European Commission Requests - previously known as mandates -) provides you with updated lists of standards providing presumption of conformity with the requirements in the relevant EU Directives and Regulations.

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