19/30400767 DC - BS EN 12778. Cookware. Pressure cookers for domestic use

19/30400767 DC

BS EN 12778. Cookware. Pressure cookers for domestic use

Status : Current, Draft for public comment   Published : November 2019



This document defines terms, establishes manufacturing, safety and functional requirements and corresponding tests, and specifies data for marking, labelling and instructions for use, for pressure cookers.

This document is applicable to portable pressure cookers for domestic use, with gross volume up to 25 l, with working pressure over 4 kPa and less than 150 kPa, with either integrated or independent heating.


All pressures mentioned in this text are related to atmospheric pressure.

Standard Number19/30400767 DC
TitleBS EN 12778. Cookware. Pressure cookers for domestic use
StatusCurrent, Draft for public comment
Publication Date11 November 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 60335-2-15:2016, EN 30-1-1:2008+A3:2013, EN 12983-1:2000/AC:2008, EN 60335-1:2012/AC:2014
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO/IEC Guide 37:2012
International RelationshipsprEN 12778
Draft Expiry Date31 December 2019
DescriptorsPortable, Health and safety requirements, Domestic, Marking, Terminology, Pressure cookers, Cooking vessels, Labels, Production, Kitchen utensils, Instructions for use
Title in FrenchArticles culinaires à usage domestique - Autocuiseurs à usage domestique
Title in GermanKochgeschirre - Dampfdruckkochtöpfe für den Hausgebrauch
File Size402 KB
NotesWarning: this draft is not current beyond its expiry date for comments.

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