DS/EN 71-5:2015

Safety of toys - Part 5: Chemical toys (sets) other than experimental sets


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
EN
Subject:
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Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Directive 2009/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 June 2009 on the safety of toys

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Scope

This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for the substances and materials used in chemical toys (sets) other than experimental sets. These substances and mixtures are:
 those classified as dangerous by the EC-legislation applying to dangerous substances and dangerous mixtures [5];
 substances and mixtures which in excessive amounts could harm the health of the children using them and which are not classified as dangerous by the above mentioned legislation; and
 any other chemical substance(s) and mixture(s) delivered with the chemical toy.
NOTE – The terms “substance” and “mixture” are defined in the REACH regulation No. (EC)1907/2006 and in the CLP regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008.
Additionally, requirements are specified for markings, warnings, safety rules, contents list, instructions for use and first aid information.
This Part of EN 71 applies to:
 plaster of Paris (gypsum) moulding sets;
 ceramic and vitreous enamelling materials supplied in miniature workshop sets;
 oven-hardening plasticised PVC modelling clay sets;
 plastic moulding sets;
 embedding sets;
 adhesives, paints, lacquers, varnishes, thinners and cleaning agents (solvents), supplied or recommended in model sets.


Number of pages: 82

Published: 2015-10-29

Date of approval: 2015-10-21

International relationships : EN 71-5:2015 IDT

ICS: 97.200.50 - Toys

Item number: M295746


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 52
  • CEN/TC 52/WG 5

Danish committee

DS/S-167

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