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БДС EN 13081:2008+A1:2012

Tanks for transport of dangerous goods - Service equipment for tanks - Vapour collection adaptor and coupler

Oct 17, 2012

General information

90.93     Jun 16, 2019

90.00    Jun 16, 2024



European Standard

13.300     23.020.20     23.040.60  




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This European Standard covers the vapour collection adaptor and coupler used to achieve a vapour tight path between the transport tank and the stationary loading and unloading facilities.
This European Standard specifies the performance requirements and the critical dimensions of the vapour recovery adaptor fitted to the tank and the mating coupler fitted to a hose or to pipework connected to the stationary loading and unloading facilities. It also specifies the tests necessary to verify the compliance of the equipment with this standard. The equipment specified by this European Standard is suitable for use with liquid petroleum products and other dangerous substances of Class 3 of ADR [2] which have a vapour pressure not exceeding 110 kPa, at 50 °C and petrol, and which have no sub-classification as toxic or corrosive.

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Directive 2008/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the council of 24 September 2008 on the inland transport of the dangerous goods

Life cycle


БДС EN 13081:2009


БДС EN 13081:2008+A1:2012
90.93 Standard confirmed
Jun 16, 2019

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Adopted from EN 13081:2008+A1:2012