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Reference EN 60086-1:2001
Title Primary batteries - Part 1: General
Project Number 13145
Abstract/Scope Standardizes primary batteries with respect to their electrochemical system, dimensions, nomenclature, terminal configurations, markings, test methods, typical performance safety and environmental aspects.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2001-01-31
Current Stage code deadline 2001-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 35
Reference Document IEC 60086-1:2000 (EQV)
ICS 29.220.10 - Primary cells and batteries
Keywords Battery; Primary battery
Note Superseded by EN 60086-1:2007
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
Information Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2B, B2C
Annex B.5.5 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2B, B2C


Deadline Date
6060 2001-01-31 2001-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-12-01 2001-04-01  
5061 2000-10-26 2000-12-01  
5020 2000-06-16 2000-08-31  
4099 2000-06-12 2000-06-16  
4020 1999-04-23 1999-09-30  
3099 1999-04-21 1999-04-23  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2001-01-31
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-12-01


Supersedes EN 60086-1:1997
EN 60086-1:1997/A1:1999
EN 60086-1:1997/A2:1999
Superseded by EN 60086-1:2007
Normative reference (6) ISO/IEC -2:1992
ISO 3951:1989
EN 60086-2:2001
IEC 60086-3:1995
EN 60086-4:2000
EN 60086-5:2000
IEC 60410:1973
EN 61429:1996
corr. October 1998

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