Packaging - Flexible cylindrical plastic tubes - Dimensions and tolerances

This document specifies the diameter, length, wall thickness and shoulder geometry of flexible cylindrical plastic tubes.
It is applicable to tubes used for packing pharmaceutical, cosmetic, hygiene, food and other domestic and industrial products.

Packmittel - Zylindrische Kunststofftuben - Maße und Grenzabmaße

Dieses Dokument legt die Durchmesser, Längen, Manteldicken und Schultergeometrie zylindrischer Kunststofftuben fest.
Es ist für Tuben zum Verpacken von Produkten der Pharmazie, der Kosmetik, der Hygiene sowie von Lebensmitteln und anderen Haushalts- und Industrieprodukten anzuwenden.

Emballage - Tubes cylindriques souples en matériau plastique - Dimensions et tolérances

Le présent document spécifie le diamètre, la longueur, l’épaisseur de paroi et la géométrie des épaulements des tubes cylindriques souples en matériau plastique.
Il est applicable aux tubes utilisés pour emballer des produits pharmaceutiques, cosmétiques, alimentaires, des produits d’hygiène et autres produits à usage domestique et industriel.

Embalaža - Prožne valjaste plastične tube - Mere in odstopanja

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SIST EN 13045:2009
Embalaža - Prožne valjaste plastične tube - Mere in odstopanja
Packaging - Flexible cylindrical plastic tubes - Dimensions and tolerances
Packmittel - Zylindrische Kunststofftuben - Maße und Grenzabmaße
Emballage - Tubes souples cylindriques plastique - Dimensions et tolérances
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: EN 13045:2022
55.120 Pločevinke. Tube Cans. Tins. Tubes
SIST EN 13045:2022 en,fr,de
2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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EN 13045


August 2022
ICS 55.120 Supersedes EN 13045:2009
English Version

Packaging - Flexible cylindrical plastic tubes - Dimensions
and tolerances
Emballage - Tubes cylindriques souples en matériau Packmittel - Zylindrische Kunststofftuben - Maße und
plastique - Dimensions et tolérances Grenzabmaße
This European Standard was approved by CEN on 3 July 2022.

CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this
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Contents Page
1 Scope . 4
2 Normative references. 4
3 Terms and definitions . 4
4 Dimensions . 6


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European foreword
This document (EN 13045:2022) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 261 “Packaging”,
the secretariat of which is held by AFNOR.
This European Standard shall be given the status of a national standard, either by publication of an
identical text or by endorsement, at the latest by February 2023, and conflicting national standards shall
be withdrawn at the latest by February 2023.
Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this document may be the subject of
patent rights. CEN shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights.
This document supersedes EN 13045:2009.
This document has been prepared under a Standardization Request given to CEN by the European
Commission and the European Free Trade Association.
In comparison with the previous edition, the following technical modifications have been made:
— in Table 1, the length l has been modified for the nominal diameter D: 25 mm, 40 mm and 50 mm;
— in Clause 4, it has been specified that dimensions and tolerances are valid for standard materials with
or without barrier layers.
Any feedback and questions on this document should be directed to the users’ national standards body.
A complete listing of these bodies can be found on the CEN website.
According to the CEN-CENELEC Internal Regulations, the national standards organisations of the
following countries are bound to implement this European Standard: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria,

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