EN 12972:2018

Tanks for transport of dangerous goods - Testing, inspection and marking of metallic tanks

Publication date:   Dec 17, 2018

General information

60.60 Standard published   Jul 4, 2018

CEN

CEN/TC 296 Tanks for the transport of dangerous goods

European Norm

13.300   Protection against dangerous goods | 23.020.20   Vessels and containers mounted on vehicles

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Scope

This document specifies testing, inspection and marking for the type approval, initial inspection, periodic inspection, intermediate inspection and exceptional check of metallic tanks (shell and equipment) of fixed tanks (tank vehicles), demountable tanks, tank-wagons, portable tanks and tank containers for the transport of dangerous goods.
This document is not applicable to battery-vehicles and battery-wagons comprising cylinders, tubes, pressure drums, bundles of cylinders, and multiple element gas containers (MEGCs), independent of whether the elements are receptacles or tanks.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard

2008/68/EC

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

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PREVIOUSLY

Replaces
EN 12972:2015

NOW

PUBLISHED
EN 12972:2018
60.60 Standard published
Jul 4, 2018

CORRIGENDA / AMENDMENTS

Amended by
EN 12972:2018/prA1