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prБДС EN ISO 12643-3:2022

Graphic technology - Safety requirements for graphic technology equipment and systems - Part 3: Binding and finishing equipment and systems (ISO/DIS 12643-3:2020)

General information

45.99     Aug 10, 2022

50.20    Nov 16, 2022



European Standard


Appropriate for SMEs


This part of ISO 12643 provides safety requirements specific to binding and finishing equipment and systems. This part of ISO 12643 shall be used in conjunction with ISO 12643-1. It is intended to be used in conjunction with the general requirements given in ISO 12643-1.
This part of ISO 12643 provides additional safety requirements for the design and construction of new equipment used to convert printed or blank substrates into cut, folded, collated, assembled, bound, or otherwise finished product. It can also be applicable to processes for preparing substrate for the printing process.
It is applicable to a wide range of equipment used in the binding and finishing process.

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)

Life cycle


prБДС EN ISO 12643-3:2022
45.99 Dispatch of FV draft to CCMC
Aug 10, 2022

Related project

Adopted from prEN ISO 12643-3

Adopted from ISO/FDIS 12643-3