Philips embraces the new EU regulations for Energy Efficient Vacuum Cleaners
What is the new energy classification for vacuum cleaners? It is a European regulation which enters into force on September 1st 2014 and which aims at classifying more clearly the performance indications of this category, so that consumers are better informed. The new classification is communicated with an energy label showing 5 indicators which, together, give the energy efficiency rating as follows:
It is good for you to know from the start that this new classification only brings you advantages.
Think about the number of factors you have to consider when choosing a performing vacuum cleaner. Then compare this to the fact that you will now have all these important factors – energy efficiency, dust pick-up, sound level and dust re-emission – gathered in one single label, for you to understand the performance level at a glance. Isn’t that much easier?
You are already familiar with the energy labels from most household appliances which improve your daily life - refrigerators, washing machines etc. So this will make it infinitely easier for you to decipher the one for vacuum cleaners. Here is, in short, how this new regulation meant to make your choice easier is to your advantage: It is good for you to know from the start that this new classification only brings you advantages.