PSE Mark Scheme regulates 453 electrical/ electronic appliances and components according to Japan DENAN Law. PSE Products consist of two groups, Specified Products and Non-Specified Products.
Specified Products (SP, Category A) - including DC power supplies(AC Adaptors, LED drivers), a total of 115 items and Non-Specified Products (NSP, Category B) - 338 items.
All products should undergo product certification and factory inspection by CAB (Certification accreditation body) recognized by METI. Factory inspection is conducted by factory and product category. The validity of certificate varies from 3~7 years according to each product category.
The certification process for PSE (DENAN) for Japan takes the following four steps:
PSE Specified Electrical Appliances and Materials
|The below items fall under Specified Electrical Appliances and Materials|
|Single-Phase Small Transformers and Discharge Lamp Ballasts||
|Electric Motor-operated Appliances||
|AC Electric Appliances||
Japan VCCI certification is specifically for IT equipment, electromagnetic launch control, which are products of EMC Certification, which is different from the other countries in the application of the certification system and diverse products. VCCI Certification is optional, entirely on a voluntary basis, but was used by many companies in order to prove the quality of the product. Therefore, VCCI certification only in theory, the "voluntary" market pressure to be the actual implementation. VCCI only member of the Laboratory are eligible to do the certification, which must be authorized by VCCI certificate of such reports to the laboratory. VCCI membership for the world, but not limited to Japan.
VCCI manufacturers need to become a member of VCCI to use labels, as long as the manufacturer of the world to pay membership fees and annual membership fee can become a member of the organization. That customers receive the report of product testing but also to the VCCI to pay membership fee and membership fee to use after the VCCI label, which is native to Japan the so-called registration procedures.
VCCI standards adopted will allow products to be affixed in the correct label VCCI. A grade product labels need to show that the products comply with the terms of RF radiation, on the contrary, B grade products only needed to show the basic signs symbols VCCI.