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BS EN 13237:2012

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Potentially explosive atmospheres. Terms and definitions for equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres

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English

Published date

30-11-2012

Foreword
Introduction
1 Scope
2 Normative references
3 Terms and definitions
Annex A (informative) - Definitions from the
        Directive 94/9/EC and corrigenda
Annex B (informative) - Significant changes
        between this European Standard and
        EN 13237:2003
Annex ZA (informative) - Relationship between
         this European Standard and the
         Essential Requirements of EU Directive
         94/9/EC
Bibliography

Describes terms and definitions (vocabulary) to be used in suitable standards dealing with equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

This European Standard specifies terms and definitions (vocabulary) to be used in suitable standards dealing with equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

NOTE Directive 94/9/EC concerning equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres can be applicable to the type of machine or equipment covered by this European Standard. The present standard is not intended to provide means of complying with the essential health and safety requirements of Directive 94/9/EC.

Committee
EXL/23
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes 98/541503 DC (09/2003) Supersedes 11/30239006 DC. (11/2012)
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
32
PublisherName
British Standards Institution
Status
Current
Supersedes

Standards Relationship
UNE-EN 13237:2003 Identical
NBN EN 13237 : 2012 Identical
EN 13237:2012 Identical
NF EN 13237 : 2012 Identical
I.S. EN 13237:2012 Identical
UNE EN 13237 : 2003 Identical
SN EN 13237:2012 Identical
NS EN 13237 : 2012 Identical
NEN EN 13237 : 2012 Identical
DIN EN 13237:2013-01 Identical

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