Stove, deep-fryer, or washing machine, we carry out all legally prescribed tests and investigations for devices used in the home. Our comprehensive testing includes verifying appliance characteristics, measuring energy efficiency and energy consumption, energy class labelling and assuring electrical safety. TÜV Rheinland certifications enable manufacturers to sell devices on the world market.
Furthermore, our experts assist with product development and series production, as well as the certification processes for household appliances being approved for consumers.
TÜV Rheinland testing and certification services for your household appliances enable you to:
Please feel free to contact us at TÜV Rheinland to learn more about how our household appliances testing and certification services can benefit your company.
Our experts will test your household appliances based on the following test regulations:
Further expert testing for your household appliances include the panel test, testing of handling, thermal imaging and customer-requested testing.
A new version of the standard EN 60335 Part 1 has recently been published under the low-voltage directive 2006/95/EC. Changes have been made to surface temperatures and the use of household appliances by children and the elderly has been taken into account.
From 21/11/2014, all household appliances must comply with EN 60335-1:2012-01. As of 01/12/2012, EN 62233 (formerly EN 50366) must be referred to when considering the EMF (electromagnetic fields) for conformity.