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EU bans powerful vacuum cleaners to save energy

22.08.14 @ 09:26

  1. By EUOBSERVER

From 1 September, companies in the EU will be banned from making or importing vacuum cleaners above 1600 watts. The ban is part of new European rules to save energy and help tackle climate change. From 1 September 2017, all vacuum cleaners will have to be less than 900w.