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Reference EN 60335-2-27:2003
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-27: Particular requirements for appliances for skin exposure to ultraviolet and infrared radiation
Project Number 15435
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of appliances for skin exposure to ultraviolet or infrared radiation, intended for normal household as well as tanning salon and beauty palour use. Applicance rated voltage being not more than 250 V single phase and 480 V for other appliances.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2003-10-03
Current Stage code deadline 2004-05-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
Mandate(s) M/397
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-27:2002 (EQV)
ICS 13.120 - Domestic safety
97.170 - Body care equipment
Keywords Household appliance; Radiation; Ultraviolet; Infrared; Safety
Note To be read with EN 60335-1:2002 * D117/186: ES notification of LVD Article 9 Case to EC to be reported to 118 BT * Superseded by EN 60335-2-27:2010
A-Deviation(s) ES, FI, FR
Special National Condition(s)  


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 2003-10-03 2004-05-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2003-05-01 2003-09-01  
5061 2003-03-27 2003-05-01  
5020 2002-08-16 2003-02-14  
1090 2002-08-12 2003-02-12  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2003-05-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2003-10-03
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2003-11-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2004-05-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2006-05-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-27:1997
EN 60335-2-27:1997/corrigendum Oct. 2003
EN 60335-2-27:1997/A1:2000
Superseded by EN 60335-2-27:2010
Normative reference (6)  

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(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.