June 7th, 2018
General Directorate of Industry, Energy and Mines, Cardenal Marcelo Spínola Street, 14, 1ª plant
The conditions that the packaged products must comply with from the metrological point of view, as well as the controls that must be carried out to guarantee the correspondence of the nominal quantity, marked on the container, with the effective content of the same, are regulated in Spain by Royal Decree 1801 / 2008, of 3 in November, which came to update and complete existing regulations in our country since the beginning of the 80 years.
This provision is the transposition of 76 / 211 / CEE Council Directives, of 20 of January of 1976, relative to the approximation of the legislations of the Member States on the mass or volume preconditioning of certain products in pre-prepared containers and the 2007 / 45 / CE of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 5 of September of 2007, by which establish norms regarding the nominal quantities for products preenvasados, repeal the Directives 75 / 106 / CEE and 80 / 232 / CEE of the Council and amending Council Directive 76 / 211 / EEC.
However, despite the fact that the aforementioned regulation already has many years of history, many manufacturers of this type of product have many doubts regarding how it should be applied and the conditions that must be met by the equipment or procedures involved in the control of the effective content. of them to meet the requirements set out in it.
Taking into account this scenario, the Directorate General of Industry, Energy and Mines organizes this informative day in order to analyze in detail the content of Royal Decree 1801 / 2008, of 3 in November, and to clarify the possible doubts that may arise in its application.
The day is especially addressed to the manufacturers and distributors of packaged products, to the suppliers of weighing instruments involved in the process of control of the same and to the competent bodies in monitoring their effective content. In the course of this will be exposed the main obligations that must meet the manufacturers to meet the regulatory requirements, as well as the fundamental aspects that are verified in the inspections conducted by the Directorate General of Industry, Energy and Mines to verify compliance.
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