CEN/TR 15951:2009

Pyrotechnic articles - Fireworks, category 4 - Overview of harmonized standards that will be developed by CEN/TC 212/WG 2

Publication date:   Dec 17, 2010

General information

60.60 Standard published   Oct 14, 2009


CEN/TC 212 Pyrotechnic articles

Technical Report

71.100.30   Explosives. Pyrotechnics and fireworks



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This Technical Report gives an overview of harmonized standards which will be proposed to be developed by CEN/TC 212 WG 2, Category 4 Fireworks. It also gives the interpretation WG 2 experts have made of some terms, definitions and requirements of Directive 2007/23/EC in order to assure future harmonized standards will encompass all varieties of fireworks, which are presently placed on the European market, in a consistent way and take the benefit of all the practical experience and usages of fireworks in the Member States.

Related legislation

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Pyrotechnic articles directive


Directive 2013/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of pyrotechnic articles (recast)

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CEN/TR 15951:2009
60.60 Standard published
Oct 14, 2009