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EN 840-5:2012

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Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 5: Performance requirements and test methods
Superseded date

16-04-2020

Published date

12-12-2012

Foreword
1 Scope
2 Normative references
3 Terms and definitions
4 Tests
5 Test report
Annex A (informative) - Slope and stop for
        "kerb travel" test
Annex B (informative) - Apparatus for kerb fall test
Annex C (informative) - Apparatus for lateral impact
        test on inclined plane
Annex D (informative) - Wheel Test
Annex E (informative) - Weathering tests
Annex F (informative) - A-Deviations
Bibliography

This European Standard gives the test methods for mobile waste and recycling containers according to EN 840-1 to EN 840-4. It also gives the levels to be reached during the tests or after they have been done.This European Standard is applicable to mobile waste and recycling containers with capacities up to 1 700 l.

Committee
CEN/TC 183
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes PREN 840-5. (01/2013)
DocumentType
Standard
PublisherName
Comite Europeen de Normalisation
Status
Superseded
SupersededBy
Supersedes

Standards Relationship
ONORM EN 840-5 : 2013 Identical
NF EN 840-5 : 2013 Identical
UNE-EN 840-5:2013 Identical
NBN EN 840-5 : 2013 Identical
NEN EN 840-5 : 2012 Identical
NS EN 840-5 : 2012 Identical
I.S. EN 840-5:2012 Identical
PN EN 840-5 : 2013 Identical
SANS 95-5 : 1ED 2009 Identical
SN EN 840-5 : 2013 Identical
UNI EN 840-5 : 2013 Identical
BS EN 840-5:2012 Identical
DIN EN 840-5:2013-02 Identical

UNE-EN 1501-5:2012 Refuse collection vehicles - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 5: Lifting devices for refuse collection vehicles
PREN 12574-2 : DRAFT 2015 STATIONARY WASTE CONTAINERS - PART 2: PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
15/30323520 DC : 0 BS EN 12574-2 - STATIONARY WASTE CONTAINERS - PART 2: PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
DIN EN 12574-2:2015-08 (Draft) STATIONARY WASTE CONTAINERS - PART 2: PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
BS EN 12574-2:2017 Stationary waste containers Performance requirements and test methods
BS EN 840-6:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers Safety and health requirements
I.S. EN 840-6:2012 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 6: SAFETY AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS
BS EN 840-4:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 700 l with flat lid(s), for wide trunnion or BG- and/or wide comb lifting devices. Dimensions and design
UNE-EN 840-4:2013 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 4: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 700 l with flat lid(s), for wide trunnion or BG- and/or wide comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
UNE-EN 840-1:2013 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 1: Containers with 2 wheels with a capacity up to 400 l for comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
EN 1501-5:2011 Refuse collection vehicles - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 5: Lifting devices for refuse collection vehicles
EN 12574-2:2017 Stationary waste containers - Part 2: Performance requirements and test methods
EN 13071 : 2002 SELECTIVE WASTE COLLECTION CONTAINERS - ABOVE-GROUND MECHANICALLY-LIFTED CONTAINERS WITH CAPACITIES FROM 80 L TO 5000 L FOR SELECTIVE COLLECTION OF WASTE
DIN EN 840-3:2013-03 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 3: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1300 L WITH DOME LID(S), FOR TRUNNION AND/OR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
03/118275 DC : DRAFT NOV 2003 BS EN 14803 - IDENTIFICATION AND/OR DETERMINATION OF THE QUANTITY OF WASTE
BS EN 1501-2 : 2005 REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES AND ASSOCIATED LIFTING DEVICES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - PART 2: SIDE LOADED REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES
BS EN 840-1:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers Containers with 2 wheels with a capacity up to 400 l for comb lifting devices. Dimensions and design
I.S. EN 12574-2:2017 STATIONARY WASTE CONTAINERS - PART 2: PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
DIN EN 12574-2:2017-05 STATIONARY WASTE CONTAINERS - PART 2: PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
DIN EN 13071:2002-05 SELECTIVE WASTE COLLECTION CONTAINERS - ABOVE-GROUND MECHANICALLY-LIFTED CONTAINERS WITH CAPACITIES FOR 80 L TO 5000 L FOR SELECTIVE COLLECTION OF WASTE
I.S. EN 1501-2:2005 REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES AND ASSOCIATED LIFTING DEVICES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - PART 2: SIDE LOADED REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES
03/116049 DC : DRAFT NOV 2003 BS EN 12574-2 - STATIONARY WASTE CONTAINERS - PART 2: PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
I.S. EN 1501-5:2011 REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - PART 5: LIFTING DEVICES FOR REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES
UNI EN 1501-2 : 2010 REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES AND ASSOCIATED LIFTING DEVICES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - PART 2: SIDE LOADED REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES
BS EN 840-3:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with dome lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices. Dimensions and design
EN 14803 : 2006 IDENTIFICATION AND/OR DETERMINATION OF THE QUANTITY OF WASTE
ONORM EN 14803 : 2006 IDENTIFICATION AND/OR DETERMINATION OF THE QUANTITY OF WASTE
I.S. EN 14803:2006 IDENTIFICATION AND/OR DETERMINATION OF THE QUANTITY OF WASTE
00/107021 DC : DRAFT OCT 2000 BS EN 1501-2 - REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES AND THEIR ASSOCIATED LIFTING DEVICES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - PART 2: SIDE LOADED REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES
I.S. EN 13071:2002 SELECTIVE WASTE COLLECTION CONTAINERS - ABOVE-GROUND MECHANICALLY-LIFTED CONTAINERS WITH CAPACITIES FROM 80 L TO 5000 L FOR SELECTIVE COLLECTION OF WASTE
UNI EN 1501-5 : 2011 REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - PART 5: LIFTING DEVICES FOR REFUSE COLLECTION VEHICLES
DIN EN 1501-5:2012-02 Refuse collection vehicles - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 5: Lifting devices for refuse collection vehicles
BS EN 1501-5:2011 Refuse collection vehicles. General requirements and safety requirements Lifting devices for refuse collection vehicles
12/30258346 DC BS EN 16403. Waste management. Waste visual elements
DIN EN 14803 E : 2006 IDENTIFICATION AND/OR DETERMINATION OF THE QUANTITY OF WASTE
DIN EN 840-1:2013-03 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 1: CONTAINERS WITH 2 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 400 L FOR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
UNI EN 840-1 : 2013 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 1: CONTAINERS WITH 2 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 400 L FOR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
UNI EN 840-4 : 2013 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 4: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1700 L WITH FLAT LID(S), FOR WIDE TRUNNION OR BG- AND/OR WIDE COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
BS EN 840-2:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with flat lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices. Dimensions and design
EN 840-3:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 3: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with dome lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
UNI EN 840-3 : 2013 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 3: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1300 L WITH DOME LID(S), FOR TRUNNION AND/OR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
I.S. EN 840-4:2012 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 4: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1700 L WITH FLAT LID(S), FOR WIDE TRUNNION OR BG- AND/OR WIDE COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
I.S. EN 840-1:2012 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 1: CONTAINERS WITH 2 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 400 L FOR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
EN 840-6:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 6: Safety and health requirements
UNE-EN 840-6:2013 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 6: Safety and health requirements
EN 840-1:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 1: Containers with 2 wheels with a capacity up to 400 l for comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
I.S. EN 840-3:2012 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 3: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1300 L WITH DOME LID(S), FOR TRUNNION AND/OR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
EN 840-2:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 2: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with flat lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
BS EN 14803:2006 Identification and/or determination of the quantity of waste
I.S. EN 840-2:2012 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 2: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1300 L WITH FLAT LID(S), FOR TRUNNION AND/OR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
UNE-EN 840-2:2013 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 2: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with flat lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
UNI EN 840-6 : 2013 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 6: SAFETY AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS
UNE-EN 840-3:2013 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 3: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with dome lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
UNI EN 840-2 : 2013 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 2: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1300 L WITH FLAT LID(S), FOR TRUNNION AND/OR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
EN 840-4:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 4: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 700 l with flat lid(s), for wide trunnion or BG- and/or wide comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
DIN EN 1501-2:2010-02 Refuse collection vehicles and their associated lifting devices - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 2: Side loaded refuse collection vehicles (includes Amendment A1:2009)
DIN EN 840-6:2013-02 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 6: SAFETY AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS
BS EN 13071:2002 Selective waste collection containers. Above-ground mechanically-lifted containers with capacity from 80 l to 5000 l for selective collection of waste
UNE-EN 12574-2:2017 Stationary waste containers - Part 2: Performance requirements and test methods
DIN EN 14803:2006-05 IDENTIFICATION AND/OR DETERMINATION OF THE QUANTITY OF WASTE
DIN EN 840-2:2013-03 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 2: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1300 L WITH FLAT LID(S), FOR TRUNNION AND/OR COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
EN 1501-2:2005+A1:2009 Refuse collection vehicles and associated lifting devices - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 2: Side loaded refuse collection vehicles
DIN EN 840-4:2013-02 MOBILE WASTE AND RECYCLING CONTAINERS - PART 4: CONTAINERS WITH 4 WHEELS WITH A CAPACITY UP TO 1700 L WITH FLAT LID(S), FOR WIDE TRUNNION OR BG- AND/OR WIDE COMB LIFTING DEVICES - DIMENSIONS AND DESIGN
UNE-EN 1501-2:2006 Refuse collection vehicles and associated lifting devices - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 2: Side loaded refuse collection vehicles

EN ISO 8256:2004 Plastics - Determination of tensile-impact strength (ISO 8256:2004)
EN 840-4:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 4: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 700 l with flat lid(s), for wide trunnion or BG- and/or wide comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
EN 840-3:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 3: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with dome lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
EN ISO 1461:2009 Hot dip galvanized coatings on fabricated iron and steel articles - Specifications and test methods (ISO 1461:2009)
EN 10142 : 2000 CONTINUOUSLY HOT-DIP ZINC COATED LOW CARBON STEELS SHEET AND STRIP FOR COLD FORMING - TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS
ISO 8256:2004 Plastics — Determination of tensile-impact strength
ISO 1461:2009 Hot dip galvanized coatings on fabricated iron and steel articles — Specifications and test methods
ISO 2081:2008 Metallic and other inorganic coatings Electroplated coatings of zinc with supplementary treatments on iron or steel
EN 1501-1:2011+A1:2015 Refuse collection vehicles - General requirements and safety requirements - Part 1: Rear loaded refuse collection vehicles
EN 840-1:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 1: Containers with 2 wheels with a capacity up to 400 l for comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
ISO 4892-2:2013 Plastics — Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources — Part 2: Xenon-arc lamps
EN ISO 105-B02:2014 Textiles - Tests for colour fastness - Part B02: Colour fastness to artificial light: Xenon arc fading lamp test (ISO 105-B02:2014)
EN 840-2:2012 Mobile waste and recycling containers - Part 2: Containers with 4 wheels with a capacity up to 1 300 l with flat lid(s), for trunnion and/or comb lifting devices - Dimensions and design
EN ISO 4892-2:2013 Plastics - Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources - Part 2: Xenon-arc lamps (ISO 4892-2:2013)
ISO 105-B02:2014 Textiles Tests for colour fastness Part B02: Colour fastness to artificial light: Xenon arc fading lamp test

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