BS EN ISO 12312-1:2013+A1:2015 - Eye and face protection. Sunglasses and related eyewear. Sunglasses for general use

BS EN ISO 12312-1:2013+A1:2015

Eye and face protection. Sunglasses and related eyewear. Sunglasses for general use

Status : Current, Under review   Published : September 2013



This part of ISO 12312 is applicable to all afocal (plano power) sunglasses and clip-ons for general use, including road use and driving, intended for protection against solar radiation.

Information on the use of sunglass filters is given in Annex A. Requirements for unmounted filters used as replacement or alternative filters are given in Annex B.

This part of ISO 12312 is not applicable to related eyewear, such as:

  1. eyewear for protection against radiation from artificial light sources, such as those used in solaria;

  2. eye protectors intended for specific sports (e.g. ski goggles or other types);

  3. sunglasses that have been medically prescribed for attenuating solar radiation;

  4. products intended for direct observation of the sun, such as for viewing a partial or annular solar eclipse;

  5. products intended for occupational eye protection.

Standard NumberBS EN ISO 12312-1:2013+A1:2015
TitleEye and face protection. Sunglasses and related eyewear. Sunglasses for general use
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date30 September 2013
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 8980-5, ISO 12311:2013, ISO 4007
Informative References(Provided for Information)CIE 151:2003, ISO/TS 24348, ISO 12870, CIE 85:1989, ISO 8624, CIE 2.2, ISO 11664-1, ISO 11664-2, ISO 20473, 89/686/EEC, IEC 60050-845, EN 169:1992, ISO 7000, ISO 12870:2016
ReplacesBS EN 1836:2005
International RelationshipsISO 12312-1:2013/Amd 1:2015,ISO 12312-1:2013,EN ISO 12312-1:2013/A1:2015
Amended ByAmendment, October 2015; Corrigendum, November 2013
Draft Superseded By09/30179632 DC14/30311304 DC
DescriptorsIgnitability, Photometry (light measurement), Filters (eye protectors), Safety measures, Light-sensitized materials, Eye protectors, Testing conditions, Solar radiation, Performance, Mechanical testing, Sunglasses, Instructions for use, Visual perception, Refractivity, Transmittance, Spectacle frames, Protective clothing, Labels, Spectacle lenses, Spectra, Strength of materials, Optical measurement, Optical properties of materials, Filters (optical), Marking
Title in FrenchProtection des yeux et du visage. Lunettes de soleil et articles de lunetterie associés. Lunettes de soleil pour usage général
Title in GermanAugen- und Gesichtsschutz. Sonnenbrillen und ähnlicher Augenschutz. Sonnenbrillen für den allgemeinen Gebrauch
ISBN978 0 580 87695 0
File Size1.864 MB

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