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Reference EN 60086-5:2000
Title Primary batteries - Part 5: Safety of batteries with aqueous electrolyte
Project Number 12968
Abstract/Scope Specifies tests and requirements for primary batteries with aqueous electrolyte to ensure their safe operation under normal use and reasonably foreseeable misuse.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2000-12-04
Current Stage code deadline 2001-06-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 35
Reference Document IEC 60086-5:2000 (EQV)
ICS 29.220.10 - Primary cells and batteries
Keywords Battery; Primary battery; Aqueous electrolyte; Safety
Note EN following parallel vote * Superseded by EN 60086-5:2005
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Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
7.2.4 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2B, B2C
Annex B.2 Hazardous substances - Batteries Manufacturing, Use B2B


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6060 2000-12-04 2001-06-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-09-01 2000-12-01  
5061 2000-07-10 2000-09-01  
5020 2000-02-25 2000-05-15  
4099 2000-02-21 2000-02-25  
4020 1998-12-24 1999-05-31  
3099 1998-12-21 1999-05-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2000-12-04
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2000-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-09-01


Superseded by EN 60086-5:2005
Normative reference (6) IEC 60050-481:1996
EN 60068-2-6:1995
EN 60068-2-27:1993
EN 60068-2-32:1993
EN 60086-1:1997
EN 60086-2:1997
EN 60086-4:2000

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