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Eurofins | Newsflash - December 2018 ATEX, Construction products and Personal protective equipment

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Europe - ATEX

 

Updated list of harmonized standards under Directive 2014/24/EU

Update of references of harmonised standards

 

ATEX
Updated list of harmonized standards under Directive 2014/24/EU

Date

Reference

Title

12/10/2018

2018/C 371/01

Commission communication in the framework of the implementation of Directive 2014/34/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

 

 

Europe - Construction Products

 

Draft regulations about Construction Products by European Commission

 

The following draft regulations have been recently notified to World Trade Organization (WTO) by the European Commission.

Reference

Date

Title

G/TBT/N/EU/618

07/11/18

Draft Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council by establishing classes of performance in relation to resistance to wind load for external blinds and awnings.

G/TBT/N/EU/619

15/11/18

Draft Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council by establishing classes of performance in relation to air permeability for rooflights of plastics and glass and roof hatches.

 

 

Europe - Construction Products

 

Update of reference of European Assessment Documents under Regulation (EU) No 305/2011

Update of references of European Assessment Documents

 

Construction products
Update of reference of European Assessment Documents under Regulation (EU) No 305/2011

Date

Reference

Title

16/11/2018

2018/C 417/07

Commission communication in the framework of the implementation of Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing Council Directive 89/106/EEC.

 

 

Europe/International – PPE and Construction Products

 

Standards updates

 

Below a summary table with some recent standards updates and upcoming dates of withdrawal (non-exhaustive):

(*) Date of withdrawal: latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn.

(**) Date of availability: date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat.

Personal protective equipment and related

Reference

Title

Date of Withdrawal (*)

Supersedes

EN 13832-1:2018

Footwear protecting against chemicals - Part 1: Terminology and test methods.

2019-04-30

EN 13832-1:2006

EN 16523-1:2015+A1:2018

Determination of material resistance to permeation by chemicals - Part 1: Permeation by potentially hazardous liquid chemicals under conditions of continuous contact.

2019-04-30

 

EN ISO 11393-1:2018

Protective clothing for users of hand-held chainsaws - Part 1: Test rig for testing resistance to cutting by a chainsaw (ISO 11393-1:2018).

2019-04-30

EN 381-1:1993

EN ISO 11393-3:2018

Protective clothing for users of hand-held chainsaws - Part 3: Test methods for footwear (ISO 11393-3:2018).

2019-04-30

EN 381-3:1996

 

Construction products and related

Reference

Title

Date of Availability (**)

Supersedes

EN 13892-9:2018

Methods of test for screed materials - Part 9: Dimensional stability

2019-04-30

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EN 927-6:2018

Paints and varnishes - Coating materials and coating systems for exterior wood - Part 6: Exposure of wood coatings to artificial weathering using fluorescent UV lamps and water

2019-04-30

EN 927-6:2006

EN 997:2018

WC pans and WC suites with integral trap

2020-07-31

EN 997:2012+A1:2015

EN ISO 11297-3:2018

Plastics piping systems for renovation of underground drainage and sewerage networks under pressure - Part 3: Lining with close-fit pipes (ISO 11297-3:2018)

2019-04-30

EN ISO 11297-3:2013

EN ISO 11298-3:2018

Plastics piping systems for renovation of underground water supply networks - Part 3: Lining with close-fit pipes (ISO 11298-3:2018)

2019-04-30

EN ISO 11298-3:2011

EN ISO 20326:2018

Resilient floor coverings - Specification for floor panels/assembly for loose laying (ISO 20326:2016)

2019-04-30

EN 14085:2010

EN 13407:2015+A1:2018

Wall-hung urinals – Functional requirements and test methods

2020-07-31

-

EN 14296:2015+A1:2018

Sanitary appliances - Communal washing troughs

2020-07-31

-

EN 14528:2015+A1:2018

Bidets – Functional requirements and test methods

2020-07-31

-

EN 14688:2015+A1:2018

Sanitary appliances - Wash basins - Functional requirements and test methods

2020-07-31

-

EN 14081-2:2018

Timber structures - Strength graded structural timber with rectangular cross section - Part 2: Machine grading; additional requirements for type testing

2019-04-30

EN 14081-2:2010+A1:2012

EN 14081-3:2012+A1:2018

Timber structures - Strength graded structural timber with rectangular cross section - Part 3: Machine grading; additional requirements for factory production control

2019-04-30

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EN ISO 10545-2:2018

Ceramic tiles - Part 2: Determination of dimensions and surface quality (ISO 10545-2:2018)

2019-04-30

EN ISO 10545-2:1997

Reference

Title

Date of Withdrawal (*)

Supersedes

CEN/TS 16637-1:2018

Construction products - Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Part 1: Guidance for the determination of leaching tests and additional testing steps

2018-10-10

CEN/TS 16637-1:2014

CEN/TS 17216:2018

Construction products - Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Determination of activity concentrations of radium-226, thorium-232 and potassium-40 in construction products using semiconductor gamma-ray spectrometry

2018-10-17

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US

 

Recent ASTM standards updates

Standards Updates

 

Below a summary table with some recent ASTM standards updates:

 

Reference

Title

ASTM F2413-18

Standard Specification for Performance Requirements for Protective Footwear