SHOWER ENCLOSURE Standards
Shower enclosure – a booth or enclosure usually in a bathroom, for washing using sprayed water from a shower head.
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Shower Enclosures – Functional requirements and test methods. This European Standard document has the status of British Standard. It specifies requirements for shower enclosures for domestic purposes which ensure that the product when installed, in accordance with the manufacturer’s
installation instructions, gives satisfactory performance when used as intended.
Specification for impact performance requirements for flat safety glass and
safety plastics for use in buildings
Specification for design, installation, testing and maintenance of services supplying water for
domestic use within buildings and their curtilages.
BS EN 806-1
General specifications for installations inside buildings conveying water for human consumption.
BS EN 12150 – 1
Glass in building – Thermally toughened soda lime silicate safety glass – Part 1: Definition and
BS EN 15200
Sanitary appliances. Multifunction shower cabinets
BS EN 60335-2-105
Household and similar electrical appliances. Safety. Particular requirements
for multifunctional shower cabinets.
BS EN ISO 2409and BS 3900-E6
Paints and varnishes. Cross-cut test
BS EN ISO 7599
Anodising of aluminium and its alloys – General specifications for anodic oxide coatings on
1988, Vertical building elements – Impact resistance test – Impact bodies and general test procedures.