Compliances

Policies & Legal Disclosures

 
American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) General Cable has identified that many of its wire and cable products likely qualify for federal stimulus funding under the ARRA, which was signed into law on February 17, 2009.
California Code in U.S.A. - Wiring for Fire Alarm Systems General Cable Corporation confirmed with the California State Fire Marshall’s office that a Building Material Listing is not required for Fire Alarm Systems Wiring (conductors & cable).
California Transparency in Supply Chains Act Information regarding CA Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010.
Construction Products Regulation (European Union Only) Power, Control and Communication Cables - Cables for general applications in construction work subject to reaction to fire requirements. Reaction to Fire: Levels of Performance
Construction Products Regulation (CPR) Video
Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) General Cable participates in the C-TPAT Program. C-TPAT is an initiative sponsored by the United States Customs and Border Protection Agency with the objective of securing the nation's supply chains.
Deca BDA Update On April 1, 2008, the EU Court of Justice decided that the exemption for DecaBDE will end as of June 30, 2008, effectively banning the use of Deca BDE in products sold into the EU after this date.

General Cable does not use DecaBDE in our RoHS compliant cables; therefore, our cables are also compliant with this in addition to the RoHS directive.
ISO: 9001
R.E.A.C.H. In June 2007, the European Union adopted a regulatory framework to manage the risks associated with the use of chemicals imported into the EU. The resulting regulations, named REACH, apply to the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of Chemicals.