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Reference EN 50229:2001
Title Electric clothes washer-dryers for household use - Methods of measuring the performance
Project Number 13381


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2001-08-22
Current Stage code deadline 2002-05-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) ELWD (96/60/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 59D
Reference Document  
ICS 97.060 - Laundry appliances
Keywords Energy consumption; Clothes; Washer-dryer; Household use; Performance
Note EN following parallel vote * Superseded by EN 50229:2007
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
Foreword Energy use - Energy labelling Use B2B
10.1 Energy use - Energy consumption Use B2B
9.4 Energy use - Energy consumption Use B2B
Foreword Energy use - Energy consumption Use B2B
10.2 Water consumption Use B2B
9.4 Water consumption Use B2B
Annex B Water consumption Use B2B
Foreword Water consumption Use B2B
10.7 Noise emissions Use B2B
9.5 Noise emissions Use B2B
Annex B Energy use Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2001-08-22 2002-05-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2001-05-01 2001-11-01  
5061 2001-03-26 2001-05-01  
5020 2000-11-22 2001-02-28  
4099 2000-05-10 2000-10-31  
4020 1999-09-17 2000-03-15  
3099 1999-08-10 2000-01-10  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2001-05-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2001-08-22
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-11-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2002-05-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2004-05-01


Supersedes EN 50229:1997
Superseded by EN 50229:2007
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.