New Edition – NMX-J-508-ANCE-2010 “Wiring Devices – Safety Requirements – Specifications and Test Methods.”

Mexico, D.F., May 5, 2011 – UL de México, S. A. de C. V. informs you that on November 22, 2010 was published in the Official Gazette, the declaration of use of Mexican standard NMX-J-508-ANCE-2010 “Wiring Devices – Safety Requirements- Specifications and test methods”, with an effective date of May 21, 2011.

Please consider the following as we move forward with this standard update:

  1. UL de México will receive requests of product certification related to NOM-003-SCFI-2000 “Electric products – Safety Specifications”, Section 1 – Wiring Devices (NMX-J-508-ANCE-2003) standard until May 13, 2011.
  2. Test Reports issued towards NMX-J-508-ANCE-2003 standard, whether they are related to new certification services or surveillance process (verification), could be submitted and will be received by UL de México until May 13, 2011.
  3. All corrective actions, clarifications or answers to notifications issued by UL de Mexico and related to test reports issued to NMX-J-508-ANCE-2003 (for projects in analysis stage) may be submitted and will be received at UL de Mexico until May 13, 2011.
  4. In case you have already received a Compliance Letter issued to confirm compliance with the NMX-J-508-ANCE-2003 standard, such letter could be used to re-certify your products, as long as the corresponding request is submitted to UL de Mexico before May 18, 2011.

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