prEN 17914

Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics - Quantitative suspension test method for the evaluation of virucidal activity of chemical disinfectants and antiseptics in food, industrial, domestic and institutional areas - Test method and requirements (phase 2, step 1).

General information

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CEN/TC 216 Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics

European Norm

71.100.35   Chemicals for industrial and domestic disinfection purposes


Test method for virucidal activity of liquid, chemical disinfectant and antispetics.
It is applicable to ready-to-use products or dilute-to-use products that form a homogeneous, physically stable preparation when diluted with hard water.
This includes but is not limited to the food industry, institutional areas such as schools, hospitals and nursing homes, in the workplace and in the home/domestic environment.

Life cycle


prEN 17914
40.60 Close of voting
Jan 19, 2023