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prБДС EN 16687:2023

Construction products: Assessment of release of dangerous substances - Terminology

General information

60.55     Jul 23, 2023




European Standard

01.040.91     91.100.01  


This document defines terms used in the field of the assessment of the release, and the content, of dangerous substances from/in construction products.
The terms are classified under the following main headings:
- terms related to products and substances (general; soil, groundwater and surface water; indoor air);
- terms related to sampling and sample preparation;
- terms related to test procedures and test results (general; soil, groundwater and surface water; indoor air, radiation).
An alphabetical index is provided.

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.


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

Life cycle


БДС EN 16687:2015


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60.55 Ratification completed (DOR)
Jul 23, 2023

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