IEC 61591:2019 

Cooking fume extractors - Methods for measuring performance

English/French
CHF 

Do you need a multi-user copy?

English/French
CHF 

Preview

Abstract

IEC 61591:2019 applies to cooking fume extractors incorporating a fan for the recirculation or extraction mode situated in a household kitchen.
It can also be used for cooking fume extractors where the fan is mounted separately from the appliance, but controlled by the appliance when the fan is defined in the technical documentation (e.g. name plate data) and instructions for installation.
This document deals also with down-draft systems arranged beside, behind or under the cooking appliance.
This document defines the main performance characteristics of these appliances, which are of interest to the user, and specifies methods for measuring these characteristics.
This document does not specify a classification or ranking for performance.
This document does not deal with safety requirements that are in accordance with IEC 60335-1 and IEC 60335-2-31.
This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 1997, Amendment 1:2005 and Amendment 2:2010. This edition constitutes a technical revision.
This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
a) new subclause about instruments and measurements (see 6.6);
b) new procedure for measuring the fluid dynamic efficiency (FDE), which follows the CENELEC proposal in principle;
c) revised procedure for determining the odour reduction for cooking fume extractors in recirculation mode (see Clause 12);
d) modification to the measurement of the effectiveness of the lighting system (see Clause 11);
e) clearer procedure to measure the grease absorption (see Clause 13);

Look inside


Additional information

Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2019-10-14
Edition2.0
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 59/SC 59K - Performance of household and similar electrical cooking appliancesrss
ICS97.040.20 - Cooking ranges, working tables, ovens and similar appliances
Stability date  2022
Pages57
File size3045 KB

The following test report forms are related:


Share this page


Share your publications

Learn how to share your publications with your colleagues, using networking options.

Payment information

Our prices are in Swiss francs (CHF). We accept all major credit cards (American Express, Mastercard and Visa), PayPal and bank transfers as form of payment.


Keep in touch

Keep up to date with new publication releases and announcements with our free IEC Just Published email newsletter.

Contact customer services

Please send your enquiry by email or call us on +41 22 919 02 11 between 09:00 – 17:00 CET Monday to Friday.