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Performance of household and similar electrical appliances



Reference EN 50242:2008/A11:2012
Title Electric dishwashers for household use - Methods for measuring the performance
Project Number 23899
Abstract/Scope This European Standard applies to electric dishwashers for household use that are supplied with hot and/or cold water. The object is to state and define the principal performance characteristics of electric dishwashers for household use and to describe the standard methods of measuring these characteristics. This standard is concerned neither with safety nor with performance requirements.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-09-14
Current Stage code deadline 2013-08-06
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) ECODISH (1016/2010), ELDISH (1059/2010)
Mandate(s) M/481
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 59
Reference Document IEC 60436:2004/A1:2009 (MOD) + IEC 60436:2004/A2:2012 (MOD)
ICS 97.040.40 - Dishwashers
Keywords Dishwasher; Household; Measuring; Performance
Note 2012-07-16: Publication editing allocated to * Amdt on EN published as EN 50242:2008 / EN 60436:2008
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2012-09-14 2013-08-06 export to doc file  EN  FR
5099 2012-08-06 2012-09-03  
5060 2012-07-02 2012-07-23 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-03-30 2012-06-29 export to doc file  EN  DE
3099 2012-03-15    
1099 2012-02-01    
1000 2011-06-30 2012-01-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-08-06
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-09-14
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-02-06
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-08-06
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-08-06


Superseded by prEN 50242
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.