PCI provides explanations of performance on the BDB platform the PCI Augsburg GmbH supplies the building material retailers in good time all the necessary information, if the new construction products regulation to 1 July 2013 comes into force. The documents for the products of the PCI are the trading via a digital platform, which was created by the Federal Association of German building material dealers (BDB) in collaboration with BauDatenbank GmbH. The platform combines the performance statements with other documents such as safety data sheets and item master data ubermittelten by the manufacturer. The data are recorded in the ERP system of trade. The customer orders a product, a link is, the documents downloaded and if desired also can be printed. In addition, each trader receives a CD with all performance statements until July 1, 2013 by the PCI.
Also on the website are the documents available: on the respective product page the link under downloads”directly to the Declaration of performance in PDF format. The construction products regulation supersedes the EC construction products directive (89/106/EEC) to July 1, 2013. According to EC construction products directive must currently for all construction products which fall under a harmonized European standard or a European technical approval (ETA) and carry a CE mark, an EC declaration of conformity”of the manufacturer are available, which confirms compliance with the norm or the ETA. With the entry into force of the construction products regulation (EU 305 / 2011), the CE labelling remains basically.