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Reference EN 60335-2-7:1997
Title Safety of household and similar electrical appliances - Part 2-7: Particular requirements for washing machines
Project Number 5053
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of electric washing machines for household and similar purposes, intended for washing clothes and textiles, whose rated voltage is not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances and 480 V for other appliances.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1997-04-14
Current Stage code deadline 1997-09-01
Deadline date for vote  


Mandate(s) M/083
Order Voucher BC/CLC/94-07


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-7:1993 (MOD)
ICS 97.060 - Laundry appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Washing machine; Safety
Note To be read with EN 60335-1:1994 * Superseded by EN 60335-2-7:2001
Special National Condition(s) NO


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
22.22 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
Annex B.7.12 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2C
22.41 Hazardous substances - Heavy metals Use B2B
22.23 Hazardous substances - PCB Manufacturing B2B
32 Radiation Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 1997-04-14 1997-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1997-03-11 1997-04-11  
5062 1997-01-23 1997-03-11  
5020 1996-09-19 1996-12-31  
3090 1996-07-03 1997-01-03  
5092 1995-09-13 1996-07-31  
5091 1995-07-04 1995-09-13  
5062 1995-06-07 1995-07-04  
5020 1994-11-14 1995-02-15  
4099 1994-04-15 1994-07-15  
4020 1993-09-17 1994-03-20  
1021 1993-09-08    
1000 1993-08-24    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1997-03-11
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1997-04-14
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1997-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1997-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1998-09-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-7:1990
EN 60335-2-7:1990/A1:1990
EN 60335-2-7:1990/A2:1992
EN 60335-2-7:1990/A51:1992
EN 60335-2-7:1990/A52:1995
Superseded by EN 60335-2-7:2001
Normative reference (6) EN 60335-2-4:1995
EN 60335-2-11:1995
HD 243 S12:1995
corr. October 1995
HD 377 S1:1978

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) 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

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

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

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.