prEN 17242

Recirculatory Filtration Fume Cupboards

General information

40.98 Project deleted   Dec 6, 2019


CEN/TC 332 Laboratory equipment

European Norm

71.040.10   Chemical laboratories. Laboratory equipment


This document applies to Recirculatory Filtration Fume Cupboards (RFFC).
Recirculation Filtration Fume Cupboards are devices intended to protect their users by means of:
- the ability to contain potentially hazardous materials;
- the ability to remove potentially hazardous materials from air exhausted from within the fume cupboard by means of filtration before the air is recirculated (to the room in which the fume cupboard is located).
This document includes design and manufacturing requirements together with type testing procedures.

Life cycle


prEN 17242
40.98 Project deleted
Dec 6, 2019