Anti-circumvention of standards for better market surveillance

News archive

December 14th, 2018

Advisory Board meeting

Project meeting with the Advisory Board members in Wien

December 06th, 2018

Project leaflet in Portuguese

Project leaflet in Portuguese language now available.

November 15th, 2018

Definition of circumvention and differentiation to other effects - Preliminary Report

Preliminary report on the definition of circumvention, including a description and assessment of reported cases of suspicious behaviour

November 13th, 2018

Preliminary definition of circumvention

Providing a preliminary definition for circumvention:

October 26th, 2018

Circumvention products investigated

Decision criteria matrix for the selection of product categories in scope for the ANTICSS project.

October 25th, 2018

Decision matrix for products in scope

ANTICSS Project's Decision matrix for Products in Scope, including supplementary explanations

October 01st, 2018

Öko-Institut: Schlupflöcher stopfen (Das EU-Projekt ANTICSS)

The Öko-Institut's news article on the ANTICSS project (in German)

September 14th, 2018

Project leaflet in Czech language

Project leaflet in Czech language, published by the State Energy Inspectorate and SEVEn, The Energy Efficiecy Center

September 03rd, 2018

Project short leaflet

Project summary leaflet with an overview of our activities, plans and expected outcomes.

August 01st, 2018

Definition of circumvention

What exactly is circumvention energy label and ecodesign area? Hidden  software, specific cycle/configuration used only for testing,  products  specifically designed to be excluded from legislation, ambiguities &  loopholes in legislation... Anticss project investigates.

Project news

June 29th, 2021

Closing all roads to circumvention

Presentation from a 29.6.2021 webinar to manufacturers, suppliers, importers, as well as test labs, authorities and other stakeholders now available. 

June 09th, 2021

Circumvention habits

Basis report summarizing in anonymous form the identified circumvention ‘habits’