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CENELEC - EN 60335-2-54

Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam

active, Most Current
Organization: CENELEC
Publication Date: 1 November 2008
Status: active
Page Count: 34
ICS Code (Domestic safety): 13.120
ICS Code (Miscellaneous domestic and commercial equipment): 97.180
scope:

This International Standard deals with the safety of electric cleaning appliances for household use that are intended for cleaning surfaces by using liquid cleansing agents or steam, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. It also covers wallpaper strippers.

NOTE 101 Appliances may incorporate heating elements or means for pressurising the liquid container.

As far as is practicable, this standard deals with the common hazards presented by appliances that are encountered by all persons in household and similar environments.

However, in general, it does not take into account

- children playing with the appliance,

- the use of the appliance by children.

It is recognized that very vulnerable people may have needs beyond the level addressed in this standard.

NOTE 102 Attention is drawn to the fact that

- for appliances intended to be used in vehicles or on board ships or aircraft, additional requirements may be necessary;

- in many countries additional requirements are specified by the national health authorities, the national authorities responsible for the protection of labour, and similar authorities.

NOTE 103 This standard does not apply to

- floor treatment and wet scrubbing machines (IEC 60335-2-10);

- cleaning appliances that are permanently fixed to a building;

- cleaning appliances covered by IEC 60335-2-79, namely those having a

• pressure exceeding 2,5 MPa;

• pressurised volume over 5 l;

• product of pressure (in MPa) and container volume (in l) exceeding 5;

• liquid temperature exceeding 160 °C;

rated power input exceeding 3 500 W;

- cleaning appliances intended for commercial or industrial use;

- appliances intended to b e used in locations where special conditions prevail, such as the presence of a corrosive or explosive atmosphere (dust, vapour or gas);

- fabric steamers (IEC 60335-2-85).

Document History

EN 60335-2-54
November 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
This International Standard deals with the safety of electric cleaning appliances for household use that are intended for cleaning surfaces by using liquid cleansing agents or steam, their rated...
November 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
This clause of Part 1 is replaced by the following. This International Standard deals with the safety of electric cleaning appliances for household use that are intended for cleaning surfaces such...
November 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
A description is not available for this item.
November 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
This clause of Part 1 is replaced by the following. This International Standard deals with the safety of electric cleaning appliances for household use that are intended for cleaning surfaces such...
November 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
INTRODUCTION It has been assumed in the drafting of this International Standard that the execution of its provisions is entrusted to appropriately qualified and experienced persons. This standard...
June 1, 2003
Household and similar electrical appliances Safety Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
A description is not available for this item.
June 1, 2003
Household and similar electrical appliances Safety Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
A description is not available for this item.
June 1, 2003
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
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June 1, 2003
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety Part 2-54: Particular requirements for surface-cleaning appliances for household use employing liquids or steam
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March 1, 1997
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for Surface-Cleaning Appliances for Household Use Employing Liquids or Steam
A description is not available for this item.
March 1, 1997
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances; Part 2: Particular Requirements for Surface-Cleaning Appliances Employing Liquids
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March 1, 1997
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements Section 54: Surface-Cleaning Appliances Employing Liquids
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January 1, 1992
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for General Purpose Cleaning Appliances
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January 1, 1991
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for General Purpose Cleaning Appliances
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January 1, 1991
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for General Purpose Cleaning Appliances
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