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Reference EN 60335-2-79:2004
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-79: Particular requirements for high pressure cleaners and steam cleaners
Project Number 13643


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2004-08-13
Current Stage code deadline 2005-01-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 61J
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-79:2002 (MOD)
ICS 97.080 - Floor treatment appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Industrial; High-pressure cleaner; Steam cleaner; Safety
Note To be read with EN 60335-1:2002
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
7.12.1 Noise emissions Use B2C


Deadline Date
6060 2004-08-13 2005-01-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2004-03-16 2004-07-16  
5062 2003-12-03 2004-03-16  
5091 2003-05-01 2003-05-27  
5061 2003-03-27 2003-05-01  
5020 2002-03-08 2002-05-10  
4099 2002-03-05 2002-03-08  
4020 2000-01-28 2000-05-15  
3099 2000-01-25 2000-06-25  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2004-03-16
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2004-08-13
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2004-07-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2005-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2007-04-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-79:1998
EN 60335-2-79:1998/A1:2001
EN 60335-2-79:1998/A11:1999
Superseded by EN 60335-2-79:2009
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.