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In the week of the UN Climate Change Conference the cycling industry launched a new initiative. – Photo Shutterstock

Specialized, BMC, Dorel, Selle Royal, Schwalbe and others launch...

AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands - In collaboration with a dedicated group of CEOs leading some of the largest multinationals in the cycling industry,...

Velotech now offers tests for compliance with DIN EN ISO 9227 and DIN SPEC 79009. – Photo velotech

Environmental impact tests now offered by velotech

SCHWEINFURT, Germany - The environmental impact of micromobility products has gained importance over the last few years. For e-bikes, bicycles, cargo...

KMC Using Green Upgrades to Improve Product Life

KMC Using Green Upgrades to Improve Product Life

KMC is placing the emphasis on resistance in 2015, with susceptibility to rust, friction and stretch all addressed in upgrades to its premium racing...

WEEE is aimed at improving the collection and recycling on waste of electrical and electronic equipment and is with growing e-bike sales of great importance to the bike sector in Europe. – Photo Bike Europe

WEEE Widely Implemented for Legal E-Bike Sales

BRUSSELS, Belgium - 17 of the 28 EU member states have now completely implemented the WEEE 2 directive. WEEE is aimed at improving the collection and...

EU Regulations for E-bikes & Pedelecs (Part 7) RoHS Directive

EU Regulations for E-bikes & Pedelecs (Part 7) RoHS Directive

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As a result of Directive 2002/95/EC, the electrical and electronic parts of a pedelec with assistance up to 25 km/h and a motor...

REACH Continue Reading

REACH Continue Reading

REACH is the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use (EC 1907/2006). It deals with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation...

Taya's REACH Approved Chains

Taya's REACH Approved Chains

Taiwans chain maker Taya calls it newest technology GST or Green Surface Treatment. Its free of toxic materials and complies with the latest European...

Next Chinese export: Inflation

Next Chinese export: Inflation

BEIJING, China - Rising production costs in China might soon put an end to low prices. Higher wages and new environmental regulations, along with...

EU: Trade with China

BRUSSELS, Belgium (Oct 14) European Parliament is calling for rapid action by China to address the many concerns of EU industry, especially...

Adidas-Salomon: Louis-Dreyfus steps back soon

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany - After eight years Robert Louis-Dreyfus, CEO and chairman of the Executive Board at German-French Adidas-Salomon AG, will...