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Reaction to fire tests for building products - Conditioning procedures and general rules for selection of substrates

General information

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CEN/TC 127 Fire safety in buildings

European Norm

13.220.50   Fire-resistance of building materials and elements


This European Standard describes the conditioning procedures for test specimens which will be tested according to the European standards for reaction to fire.
The rules for the selection of substrates for construction products when carrying out reaction to fire tests are also detailed in this European Standard.
This European Standard does not contain requirements for
- the pre-drying of test specimens for the non-combustibility test according EN ISO 1182;
- methods of cleaning (e.g. washing) and other methods for the assessment of durability aspects, which are dealt with in the relevant product standards.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


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 13238:2010


prEN 13238
40.98 Project deleted
Aug 16, 2019