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Draft Standards Published for Comment

September 9, 2019

Department of Trade and Industry

9 September 2019

Draft standards have been published for comment.

The trade and industry department published the proposed standards in Government Gazette 42684 in terms of the Standards Act.

Draft standards include gaseous fire-extinguishing systems; stationary source emissions – determination of carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide and oxygen – performance characteristics and calibration of automated measuring systems; medical gloves for single use – part 1, 2 and 3 and photovoltaic system performance – part 1: monitoring.

Proposed amendments to existing standards have also been published for comment.

They include fire hose reels, gas cylinder test stations, ethanol gel for gel burning appliances, precast concrete manhole sections and components and small power distribution units (ready-boards) for single-phase 230 V service connections.

New and amended standards are also included.