Temperature exchange equipment

The following examples apply to products that are electrical and electronic equipment according to ElektroG (§ 3 number 1 ElektroG). 

Electrical and electronic equipment that can be both b2c, as well as b2b equipment

  • Dehumidifying equipment
  • Freezers
  • Equipment which automatically delivers cold products (with cooling function: hot/cold water dispenser, drinking fountain, water dispenser, water cooler)
  • Air conditioning equipment
  • Refrigerators
  • Cooling equipment
  • Radiators containing oil 
  • Temperature exchange equipment using fluids or substances other than water for the temperature exchange
  • Heat pumps
  • Heat pump dryer

Temperature exchange equipment, that can be used in private households

  • Boilers
  • (Household) equipment for cooling/freezing
  • Drinks cooler
  • Coolers
  • Hot water storage tanks

Temperature exchange equipment for use in other than private households only

  • Industrial compressors with cooling function
  • Cooling appliances for food packaging/processing
  • Refrigerated counters
  • Refrigerated circulators for laboratories and the industry

Misinterpretation/Electrical and electronic equipment that does not fall into category 1

  • Fanning and exhaust ventilation equipment 
  • Electric cookers and electric stoves 
  • Gas heaters
  • Heating film
  • Heating equipment
  • Radiators
  • Fan heaters 
  • Infrared heaters  
  • Cooling appliances with a pure water cycle and any other equipment using only water (without additives or cooling agents) to exchange temperature
  • Microwaves
  • Night-storage heaters
  • Pellet stoves
  • Saunas
  • Fans 
  • Clothes dryers (without heat pump)