BS EN 13569:2001 - Cabinet roller towels. Performance requirements and processing
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BS EN 13569:2001

Cabinet roller towels. Performance requirements and processing

Status : Current   Published : August 2001



This Standard specifies requirements for the following: a) Three categories of cabinet towel, the categories being defined in terms of mass per unit area and tensile strength of the fabric; certain constructional and performance requirements are also covered. b) Process validation procedures to ensure that cabinet towels achieve the condition of hygienic cleanliness in processing. It also contains informative annexes containing the following: - an example of suitable fabric structure, - recommendations for the care, use and transportation of cabinet towels after processing, - examples of key process variables for disinfection, - the preparation and application of bioindicators for the validation of the process to achieve hygienic cleanliness. The colour fastness to washing test and the requirement level are based on the assumption that chlorine bleaching treatments will not be used in laundering.

Standard NumberBS EN 13569:2001
TitleCabinet roller towels. Performance requirements and processing
Publication Date28 August 2001
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 7311-1:1990, BS 7311-2:1993
International RelationshipsEN 13569:2001
Amended ByAmd 13523 (Corr to BS EN 13569:2001)
AMD 13523 is a Corrigendum.
Draft Superseded By99/121893 DC
DescriptorsCloth, Rollers, Textiles, Towels, Hygiene, Colour fastness, Strength of materials, Maintenance
Title in FrenchServiettes textiles essuie-mains en bobine pour distributeur. Criteres de performance et traitement
Title in GermanRollenhandtuecher fuer Handtuchspender. Anforderungen und Behandlung
ISBN0 580 37770 9
File Size285.5 KB

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