BS EN 12021:2014 - Respiratory equipment. Compressed gases for breathing apparatus

BS EN 12021:2014

Respiratory equipment. Compressed gases for breathing apparatus

Status : Current, Under review   Published : September 2014
Conformity to regulation : Designated



This European Standard specifies requirements for the quality of compressed gas supplied for mixing or use in respiratory protective devices and hyper- and hypobaric operations. Account is taken of the use of compressed gases for normal atmospheric pressure as well as for hyper- and hypobaric pressures.

This European Standard does not apply to compressed gases used for medical purposes or for aerospace applications.

Standard NumberBS EN 12021:2014
TitleRespiratory equipment. Compressed gases for breathing apparatus
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date30 September 2014
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 132:1998
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 14912, 89/686/EEC, ISO 80000, EN 13725, EN ISO 14912, ISO/TS 14167, EN 482, ISO 13301:2018, BS ISO 13301:2018, BS EN 689:2018, EN 689:2018, ISO 7504, ISO 2533:1975
ReplacesBS EN 12021:1999, BS 8478:2011
International RelationshipsEN 12021:2014
Amended ByCorrigendum, November 2014; Corrigendum, October 2014
DescriptorsWater, Air, Quality, Respirators, Supplied air breathing apparatus, Contaminants, Breathing apparatus, Designations, Chemical composition, Compressed air, Atmospheric pressure, Dew point
Title in FrenchAppareils de protection respiratoire. Gaz comprimés pour appareil de protection respiratoire
Title in GermanAtemgeräte. Druckgase für Atemschutzgeräte
ISBN978 0 580 88584 6
File Size1.047 MB

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