Bidets - Functional requirements and test methods

This European Standard specifies the functional requirements and test methods for bidets used for domestic purposes and made from either ceramics or stainless steel.
All drawings are examples only, other forms are permissible.
NOTE   For the purposes of this standard the term ‘domestic purposes‘ includes use in hotels, accommodation for students, hospitals and similar buildings, except when special medical provisions are required.

Sitzwaschbecken - Funktionsanforderungen und Prüfverfahren

Diese Europäische Norm legt Funktionsanforderungen und Prüfverfahren für Sitzwaschbecken für den Hausgebrauch entweder aus Sanitärkeramik oder aus nichtrostendem Stahl fest.
Alle Bilder sind nur beispielhaft; andere Formen sind zulässig.
ANMERKUNG   Der Begriff "für den Hausgebrauch" in dieser Norm schließt die Verwendung in Hotels, Studentenwohn¬heimen, Krankenhäusern und ähnlichen Einrichtungen ein; ausgenommen ist die medizinische Verwendung.

Bidets - Exigences fonctionnelles et méthodes d'essai

La présente Norme européenne détermine les exigences fonctionnelles et les méthodes d’essai relatives aux bidets à usage domestique, en céramique ou en acier inoxydable.
Toutes les figures ne sont que des exemples, d’autres formes sont admises.
NOTE   Pour les besoins de la présente norme, le terme « à usage domestique » inclut l’utilisation en hôtel, en logement pour étudiants, en hôpitaux et autres bâtiments similaires, sauf si des précautions médicales particulières s’imposent.

Bideji - Funkcionalne zahteve in preskusne metode

Ta evropski standard določa funkcionalne zahteve in preskusne metode za bideje za domačo uporabo, ki so izdelani iz keramike ali nerjavnega jekla.
Vse risbe so samo primeri; dopustne so druge oblike.
OPOMBA: Za namene tega standarda izraz »domača uporaba« vključuje uporabo v hotelih, namestitvah za študente, bolnišnicah in podobnih stavbah, razen če so potrebna posebna medicinska določila.

General Information

Status
Published
Publication Date
16-Oct-2018
Current Stage
9092 - Decision on results of review/2YR ENQ - revise - Review Enquiry
Due Date
04-Mar-2021
Completion Date
05-Mar-2021

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2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.Bideji - Funkcionalne zahteve in preskusne metodeSitzwaschbecken - Funktionsanforderungen und PrüfverfahrenBidets - Exigences fonctionnelles et méthodes d'essaiBidets - Functional requirements and test methods91.140.70Sanitarne napraveSanitary installationsICS:Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z:EN 14528:2015+A1:2018SIST EN 14528:2015+A1:2018en,fr,de01-december-2018SIST EN 14528:2015+A1:2018SLOVENSKI

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EN 14528:2015+A1:2018 (E) 2 Contents Page European foreword ....................................................................................................................................................... 3 1 Scope .................................................................................................................................................................... 4 2 Normative references .................................................................................................................................... 4 3 Terms and definitions ................................................................................................................................... 4 4 !Characteristics" .................................................................................................................................... 5 4.1 Connecting dimensions ................................................................................................................................. 5 4.2 Load stability .................................................................................................................................................... 5 4.3 Cleanability ........................................................................................................................................................ 5 4.4 Protection against overflowing .................................................................................................................. 5 4.4.1 Bidets with overflow ...................................................................................................................................... 5 4.4.2 Bidets without overflow ............................................................................................................................... 6 4.5 Durability ........................................................................................................................................................... 6 5 Test methods .................................................................................................................................................... 6 5.1 General ................................................................................................................................................................ 6 5.2 Static load test .................................................................................................................................................. 6 5.3 Cleanability ........................................................................................................................................................ 7 5.4 Determination of flow rate of overflow .................................................................................................. 8 6 Dangerous substances ................................................................................................................................... 8 7 Marking ............................................................................................................................................................... 8 8 Assessment and verification of constancy of performance – AVCP............................................... 9 8.1 General ................................................................................................................................................................ 9 8.2 Type testing .................................................................................................................................................... 10 8.2.1 General ............................................................................................................................................................. 10 8.2.2 Test samples, testing and compliance criteria .................................................................................. 10 8.3 Factory production control (FPC) .......................................................................................................... 11 8.3.1 General ............................................................................................................................................................. 11 8.3.2 Equipment ...................................................................................................................................................... 11 8.3.3 Raw materials and components.............................................................................................................. 11 8.3.4 Product testing and assessment ............................................................................................................. 11 8.3.5 Non-complying products ........................................................................................................................... 12 8.3.6 Corrective action .......................................................................................................................................... 12 Annex ZA (informative)

Relationship of this European Standard with Regulation (EU) No. 305/2011 ................................................................................................................................................. 13 ZA.1 Scope and relevant characteristics ........................................................................................................ 13 ZA.2 System of Assessment and Verification of Constancy of Performance (AVCP) ...................... 13 ZA.3 Assignment of AVCP tasks ......................................................................................................................... 13 Bibliography ................................................................................................................................................................. 15

SIST EN 14528:2015+A1:2018

EN 14528:2015+A1:2018 (E) 3 European foreword This document (EN 14528:2015+A1:2018) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 163 “Sanitary appliances”, the secretariat of which is held by UNI. 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 April 2019 and conflicting national standards shall be withdrawn at the latest by July 2020. Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this document may be the subject of patent rights. CEN [and/or CENELEC] shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights. This document includes Amendment 1 approved by CEN on 14 April 2018.

This document supersedes !EN 14528:2015". The start and finish of text introduced or altered by amendment is indicated in the text by tags !".

This document has been prepared under a mandate given to CEN by the European Commission and the European Free Trade Association. For relationship with EU Construction Products Regulation, see informative Annex ZA, which is an integral part of this document. !The main changes introduced in EN 14528 were the following: a) introduction of a new Annex ZA according to the latest template (in the format of TF N 678 rev 1 of 2015-06-02); b) modification of the marking of products; c) modification of the clause “Test samples, testing and compliance criteria”; d) editorial modifications as agreed between representatives of EU/DG Growth, CEN/TC 163 and FECS on 2016-07-07 in Brussels for citation of standard in OJEU." According to the CEN-CENELEC Internal Regulations, the national standards organizations of the following countries are bound to implement this European Standard: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom. SIST EN 14528:2015+A1:2018

EN 14528:2015+A1:2018 (E) 4 1 Scope This European Standard specifies the functional !characteristics" and test methods for bidets used for domestic purposes and made from either ceramics or stainless steel. All drawings are examples only, other forms are permissible. NOTE For the purposes of this standard the term ‘domestic purposes‘ includes use in hotels, accommodation for students, hospitals and similar buildings, except when special medical provisions are required. 2 Normative references The following documents, in whole or in part, are normatively referenced in this document and are indispensable for its application. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies. EN 35, Pedestal and wall-hung bidets with over-rim supply - Connecting dimensions 3 Terms and definitions For the purposes of this document, the following terms and definitions apply. 3.1 bidet sanitary appliance for washing the genital area whilst seated Note 1 to entry: See Figures 1 and 2.

Figure 1 — Wall-hung bidet
Figure 2 — Pedestal bidet SIST EN 14528:2015+A1:2018

EN 14528:2015+A1:2018 (E) 5 3.2 cleanability characteristic which allows surfaces intended to come into contact with water to be visibly smooth, non-absorbent and free from unacceptable internal corners, such that they can be kept visibly free from dirt and/or stains when subject to a regular maintenance regime, which may include, when appropriate, specific instructions for use and care, as specified by the manufacturer 3.3 product type !set of representative performance levels or classes of a construction product, in relation to its essential characteristics, produced using a given combination of raw materials or other elements in a specific production process Note 1 to entry: The definition is taken from Regulation (EU) No. 305/2011." 4

!Characteristics" 4.1 Connecting dimensions !The connecting dimensions for the supply and outlet fitting shall conform to EN 35, or appropriate fittings shall either be supplied or recommended." 4.2 Load stability When tested in accordance with 5.2, stainless steel and all wall-hung bidets shall withstand a force of (4,00 ± 0,1) kN without showing any evidence of cracking and/or permanent deformation. 4.3 Cleanability When tested in accordance with 5.3, bidets shall have smooth and readily cleansed non-absorbent functional surfaces which are free from acute internal corners which would be difficult to clean, i.e. surfaces intended to or likely to come into contact with water during use. NOTE Functional surfaces do not include inlet and outlet holes, outlet grills, etc. 4.4 Protection against overflowing 4.4.1 Bidets with overflow Every bidet shall be protected against overflowing. When tested in accordance with 5.4, the flow rate of the overflow shall not be less than the values given in Table 1. Table 1 — Flow rates of overflow Overflow !type" Overflow rate l/s CL 25 0,25 CL 20 0,20 CL 15 0,15 CL 00 See 4.4.2

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EN 14528:2015+A1:2018 (E) 6 4.4.2 Bidets without overflow A bidet with a non-closable outlet or a floor gully may also be used as a protection against overflowing. In this case the bidet is related to !type" CL 00. 4.5 Durability Products conforming to the !characteristics" of 4.2 to 4.4 are deemed to be durable. 5 Test methods 5.1 General All tests shall be carried out on the same sample bidet. Install the bidet to be tested on a firm flat horizontal or vertical surface as appropriate with a layer of mortar or other material to accommodate any unevenness. 5.2 Static load test — The bidet shall be fixed in accordance with the manufacturer's instruction onto a smooth surface with a layer of mortar or other facing material used for pointing between the back of the bidet and the smooth surface. — Gradually apply a force of (4,00 ± 0,1) kN on top of a wooden beam with a cross section of

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