In Ecuador, Resolution 14174 of 2014 has approved Technical Regulation RTE INEN 169. This Technical Regulation establishes specific requirements for tungsten halogen lamps in order to prevent risks to the safety and lives of persons and the environment and to avoid practices that could be misleading to users. The requirements relate to product safety, labelling, testing and certifying conformity for tungsten halogen lamps. Products to which it applies must meet the requirements set out in IEC standards 60432-1, 60432-2 and 60064. The regulation entered into force on 26 May 2014.