Category Archives: CPR

CPR scope through a survey of electrical sector stakeholders

CPR: What is the European Electricity Sector’s knowledge of the Construction Products Regulation? We bring you the results of the survey that has been conducted by Europacable to monitor the knowledge, application and use of the #CPR in the European electricity sector. The survey was answered by stakeholders involved in the electricity sector with a […]

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Topsolar H1Z2Z2-K, the highest solar CPR certification: Cca-s1b,d2,a1

Solar installations for self-consumption and in public places require high-quality cables that also provide excellent performance in the event of a fire. Request CPR Cca class solar cables from your usual cable supplier. SOLAR INSTALLERS REQUIRE Cca CABLES An increasing number of solar installers require Cca class cables to comply with the European standard. In […]

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Fire Safety is our Responsibility. Yours Too

Whatever your role is in the cable supply chain – wholesaler, specifier or installer – you have precise legal responsibilities for safety in the case of fire and compliance with the CPR.  Are you aware of your responsibilities? CPR regulation requires cable manufacturers, distributors, project managers, architects, builders and installers across Europe to provide cables […]

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Reaction to fire on CPR cables

CPR European regulations prescribe severe fire tests to be performed by cable manufacturers in official laboratories. Official results of these tests indicate the performance of these cables before the fire, reflected in class B2ca, Cca, Dca or Eca). The regulation of  Construction Products Regulation (CPR), in force since July 1st, 2016, requires cable manufacturers, distributors, project […]

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