Administrative Rule No. 105, 2004 (Technical Requirements for Conformity Assessment of the Noise Levels of Household Electrical Appliances), has been repealed with effect from 20 February 2015. INMETRO Portaria No. 430, 2012 (Approving Technical Requirements for Conformity Assessment of the Noise Levels of Home Electrical Appliances), approves conformity requirements to be met by manufacturers and importers relating to noise emitted from certain household electrical appliances. As of 20 February 2014, hair dryers, blenders and vacuum cleaners can only be manufactured and imported into Brazil in accordance with the Conformity Assessment Requirements. With effect from 20 August 2016, the above products can only be sold in the domestic market if they comply with requirements.
Figure A. Format and minimum dimensions for noise label