Testing Method and Granting of Licences

EMICODE® is a trademark-protected label of the GEV. Use of this label is granted to GEV members via licences.  The required application form is available from management. The licence is granted free of charge.

A prerequisite for the granting of a licence to use the  EMICODE® label is a declaration by the applicant that his product complies with the classification criteria of GEV. All necessary tests are to be performed according to the GEV testing method. Correct classification of the product is done on the member's own authority and is monitored by GEV.  

Licensee shall inform GEV regarding licensed products withdrawn from the market. In case of a name change, a new licence application shall be submitted for the article in question.

On request, the licence can be issued in 9 different languages. 


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