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Reference EN 61591:1997/A11:2014
Title Household range hoods and other cooking fume extractors - Methods for measuring performance
Project Number 23251
Abstract/Scope Applies to range hoods incorporating a fan for the recirculation or forced removal of air from above a hob situated in a household kitchen. The standard defines the mainperformance characteristics of range hoods, and methods of measurement.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2014-01-24
Current Stage code deadline 2014-11-11
Deadline date for vote 2013-05-31


Directive(s) ERP (2009/125/EC), EL (2010/30/EU)
Mandate(s) M/495
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 59K
Reference Document  
ICS 97.040.20 - Cooking ranges, working tables, ovens and similar appliances
Keywords Household range hood; Performance
Note 2013-10-07 - Publication editing allocated to * Handled by WG 13
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2014-01-24 2014-11-11 export to doc file  EN
5099 2013-11-11 2013-12-09  
5060 2013-10-07 2013-10-28 export to doc file  EN
5020 2013-08-02 2013-10-04 export to doc file  EN  FR
4099 2013-05-23    
4060 2011-12-12 2012-03-12 export to doc file  EN
4020 2011-07-08 2011-12-09 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
3099 2011-05-06 2011-07-15  
1099 2011-03-01    
1000 2010-10-28 2011-02-28  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2013-11-11
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2014-01-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2014-05-11
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2014-11-11
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2016-11-11


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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