prEN 1457 rev

Chimneys - Clay/Ceramic Flue Liners - Requirements and test methods

General information

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CEN/TC 166 Chimneys

European Norm

91.060.40   Chimneys, shafts, ducts


This European standard is a product standard for clay/ceramic flue liners with solid walls or walls with vertical perforations for use in the construction of chimneys and flue pipes which serve to convey products of combustion from fireplaces or heating appliances to the atmosphere by negative or positive pressure. It includes the flue liners used for domestic and industrial chimneys which are not structurally independent (free-standing). This standard specifies the performance requirements for factory made flue liners and chimney fittings. Testing, marking and inspection are covered by this standard.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


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


EN 1457:1999


prEN 1457 rev
00.60 Close of review
Mar 13, 2007