ANEC Priorities

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  • Accessibility


    Ensuring older people & people with disabilities can safely use consumer products and services
  • Child Safety

    Child Safety

    We strive to enhance the quality & safety of children’s lives
  • Digital Society

    Digital Society

    Ensuring the safety, accessibility, interoperability and privacy of ICT products & services
  • Domestic Appliances

    Domestic Appliances

    Enhancing the safety and performance of domestic appliances for consumers
  • Energy and Ecodesign

    Energy and Ecodesign

    Ensuring Ecodesign, energy labelling & smart energy systems deliver benefits for consumers
  • Horizontal


    ANEC Potitical & Horizontal Activities
  • Services


    Ensuring standards reduce risks & increase quality provision of general interest services
  • Sustainability


    Assessing the environmental impact of products & helping consumers making green choices
  • Traffic and Mobility

    Traffic and Mobility

    Increasing active and passive safety issues related to road traffic

ANEC raises standards for consumers

ANEC Newsletter

ANEC-AccessibleEU webinar (ANEC e-Newsletter ed. 2 – 2024)
• ANEC General Assembly 2024 • Tack, Jens Henriksson! • SR of ISO/IEC Guide 74:2004 • Enhancing national participation in standardisation • ANEC Child Safety WG jubilee meeting • ANEC Child Safety WG training exercise • Improved pushchair standard • Proposal to include E-sports fails • Council adopts position on TSR • ANEC moderates at Microsoft Accessibility Summit 2024 • 36th meeting of ANEC Accessibility WG • Button battery awareness day • EPBD recast adopted • Empowering Consumers in E-Waste collection: ANEC Webinar Highlights • New standards on Circular Economy • Durability of washing machines • ‘New Governance and Inclusiveness in AI Standardisation - how far have we gone?’ • ANEC Services WG meets • News from ANEC member countries • Denmark • Baby Mattresses • Harmful Substances in Toothpaste • Car Shampoos

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What we do for you
Few people are interested in technical standardisation and even fewer have heard of ANEC. Yet, although standardisation may not seem at all sexy at first glance, it is an essential component of modern life and the role of ANEC is key.