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Eurofins | Newsflash - September 2018 | Construction Products

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Germany

 

Eurofins Construction AgBB scheme 2018

New AgBB Evaluation Scheme 2018 published including new NIK/LCI values

The German Environmental Protection Agency, Umweltbundesamt (UBA) published the new AgBB scheme 2018, which is now valid since August 2018. During a transition period of one year, the former version from 2015 remains valid including the respective NIK1/LCI2 values.

Read the entire news at the following link.

1LCI= Lowest Concentration of Interest   2NIK = German equivalent of LCI

 

 

 

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Standards Updates

 

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

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

(**) Date of withdrawal: latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn.
 

Reference Title Date of Availability (*) Supersedes

CEN/TS 17195:2018

Construction products: Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Analysis of inorganic substances in eluates

2018-07-18

 

CEN/TS 17196:2018

Construction products: Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Digestion by aqua regia for subsequent analysis of inorganic substances

2018-07-18

 

CEN/TS 17197:2018

Construction products: Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Analysis of inorganic substances in digests and eluates - Analysis by Inductively Coupled Plasma - Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP-OES)

2018-07-18

 

CEN/TS 17200:2018

Construction products: Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Analysis of inorganic substances in digests and eluates - Analysis by Inductively Coupled Plasma - Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)

2018-07-18

 

CEN/TS 17201:2018

Construction products: Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Content of inorganic substances - Methods for analysis of aqua regia digests

2018-07-18

 

Reference Title Date of Withdrawal (**) Supersedes

EN 1992-4:2018

Eurocode 2 - Design of concrete structures - Part 4: Design of fastenings for use in concrete

2019-03-31

CEN/TS 1992-4-5:2009
CEN/TS 1992-4-4:2009
CEN/TS 1992-4-3:2009
CEN/TS 1992-4-2:2009
CEN/TS 1992-4-1:2009

EN ISO 15612:2018

Specification and qualification of welding procedures for metallic materials - Qualification by adoption of a standard welding procedure (ISO 15612:2018)

2019-01-31

EN ISO 15612:2004

EN ISO 15874-2:2013/A1:2018

Plastics piping systems for hot and cold water installations - Polypropylene (PP) - Part 2: Pipes - Amendment 1 (ISO 15874-2:2013/Amd 1:2018)

2019-02-28

 

EN ISO 15874-3:2013/A1:2018

Plastics piping systems for hot and cold water installations - Polypropylene (PP) - Part 3: Fittings - Amendment 1 (ISO 15874-3:2013/Amd 1:2018)

2019-02-28

 

EN ISO 15874-5:2013/A1:2018

Plastics piping systems for hot and cold water installations - Polypropylene (PP) - Part 5: Fitness for purpose of the system - Amendment 1 (ISO 15874-5:2013/Amd 1:2018)

2019-02-28

 

EN 12390-14:2018

Testing hardened concrete - Part 14: Semi-adiabatic method for the determination of heat released by concrete during its hardening process

2019-02-28

 

EN 13126-6:2018

Building hardware - Hardware for windows and door height windows - Requirements and test methods - Part 6: Variable geometry stay hinges (with or without a friction stay)

2019-02-28

EN 13126-6:2008

EN ISO 16283-2:2018

Acoustics - Field measurement of sound insulation in buildings and of building elements - Part 2: Impact sound insulation (ISO 16283-2:2018)

2019-02-28

EN ISO 16283-2:2015