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БДС EN 1034-8:2012

Safety of machinery - Safety requirements for the design and construction of paper making and finishing machines - Part 8: Refining plants

Apr 19, 2012

General information

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This European Standard applies to low consistency refining plants, i.e. plants working with suspensions of fibres of virgin pulp, mechanical wood pulp or deinking pulp in water with a consistency up to approximately 6 %, used in the paper making process and applies together with EN 1034-1:2000+A1:2010. It deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and hazard events relevant to refining plants, when used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the manufacturer (see Clause 4).
This standard does not apply to beaters.
This document is not applicable to machines which are manufactured before the date of publication of this document by CEN.

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)


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