European standard published on general requirements for the safety of packaging machines
To help manufacturers to prove conformity to the essential requirements of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, CEN has been mandated to develop a number of standards for the safety of packaging machines. ‘NEN-EN 415 Safety of packaging machines’ consists of 10 parts. Part 1 gives the terminology and classification. Part 2 to 8 are machine specific standards: Part 9 gives noise measurement methods.
In January 2014 NEN-EN 415-10 was published. This European standard gives general requirements for packaging machines which are defined in the scope of NEN-EN 415-1 or are in the scope of another relevant machine specific part of EN 415 (World Packaging Standardisation Newsletter, April 2014).
Click here for more information about NEN-EN 415-10.
Click here for the Machinery Directive.
Click here for more information about the World Packaging Standardisation Newsletter (WPSN), including how to subscribe.
This item is also included in our monthly overview, the NVC Members-only Update. If you have any questions, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org, +31-(0)182-512411.