Tests on Sanitary tapware

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Tecnolab performs many tests on faucets in order to help companies obtain certification through specific tests based on strict technical requirements and accurate process management. The main tests performed are:

  • Tests on mechanical mixers in accordance with EN 817

  • Endurance tests on mixers

  • Tests on thermostatic mixing valves in accordance with EN 1111

  • Tests on headworks taps in accordance with EN 200

  • Tests on shower heads and hand showers in accordance with EN 1112

  • Tests on shower hoses in accordance with EN 1113

  • Tests on electronic taps in accordance with EN 15091

  • Water hammer tests

  • Salt spray tests in accordance with EN 248

 

Thanks to an innovative and high performing acoustic chamber, Tecnolab can perform noise measurements emitted from faucets, valves, pressure reducing valves and other hydraulic equipment for water distribution in accordance with european standards EN ISO 3822-1/2/3/4

Tecnolab also performs tests on showers, bathtubs and sanitary appliances. The main activities in this area include:

Tests on shower and bathtubs

  • mechanical tests of multifunction shower enclosures in accordance with EN 15200

  • tests on shower enclosures in accordance with EN 14428

  • tests on shower trays in accordance with EN 14527

  • tests on finished baths for domestic use in accordance with EN 14516

  • tests on sanitary appliances

  • tests on sinks in accordance with EN 14688

  • tests on kitchen sinks in accordance with EN 13310

  • tests on toilet vessels in accordance with EN 997

  • tests of the bidet in accordance with EN 14528

 

Test in accordance with “Technical regulation for Water Efficiency Tools”

Tecnolab del Lago Maggiore is also “SASO Approved and Registered Laboratory” for the following categories:

  • Faucet (taps) - Sanitary taps : SASO 2655 / SASO 2656

  • Toilets with Dual / Single flush System - Dual / Single flush: SASO 1473 / SASO 1257 / SASO 1477