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BSI Opens Standard for Appliances Intended for Skin and Hair Care for Public Consultation

September 16, 2015

UNITED KINGDOM  ̶  The British Standards Institution (BSI) is consulting the public on the release of a standard applicable to appliances intended for skin and hair care. The standard is released through 15/30329393 DC BS EN 60335-2-23 CORR1. Household and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Part 2-23. Particular requirements for appliances for skin or hair care.

The standard specifies particular requirements for electrical appliances intended for skin and hair care to ensure safe use. This standard stems from European Union observations, and the United Kingdom has taken note of these observations.

The standard was published on August 4, 2015, is open for public consultation until September 25, 2015.