EN 13012:2001

Petrol filling stations - Construction and performance of automatic nozzles for use on fuel dispensers

Publication date:   Sep 1, 2002

General information

99.60 Withdrawal effective   Jun 27, 2012


CEN/TC 393 Equipment for storage tanks and for filling stations

European Norm

75.200   Petroleum products and natural gas handling equipment



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This European Standard specifies safety and environmental requirements for the construction and performance of
nozzles to be fitted to metering pumps and dispensers installed at filling stations and which are used to dispense
liquid fuels into the tanks of motor vehicles, boats and light aircraft and into portable containers, at flow rates up to
200 l.min-1.

The requirements apply to automatic nozzles dispensing flammable liquid fuels at ambient temperatures from
-20 °C to +40 °C with the possibility for an extended temperature range.

This European Standard does not apply to equipment dispensing liquefied petroleum gas nor compressed natural

This European Standard does not include any requirements for metering performance such as may be specified
under the Measuring Instruments Directive nor those specified under the Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive.

Vapour recovery efficiency rates are not considered within this standard.

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Equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres (ATEX)



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EN 13012:2001
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Jun 27, 2012