Electrical and electronic equipment is classified into six equipment categories, according to which reporting also takes place.
It is important to report devices to the correct categories, so be careful when choosing a device category. If necessary, you can get help defining the device category from Elker’s member support: membersupport (a) elker.fi
The device classification takes into account the B2C / B2B purpose of the device, the size of the device and other features. An individual device can only belong to one device category at a time. Here are some examples of devices and their categories: Download the PDF document here.