Directive 2014/35 EU (Low Voltage) notice: For the purposes of presumption of conformity with the corresponding safety objectives, referred to in Article 3 of Directive 2014/35/EU and set out in Annex I to that Directive:
(a) the text “an area exceeding 75 cm²”, in its clause 30.2, shall be read as “a total area exceeding 75 cm² (75 cm² shall be considered the sum of all holes in back part of an appliance)”;
(b) the text “an area not exceeding 75 cm²”, in its clause 30.2.101, shall be read as “a total area not exceeding 75 cm² (75 cm² shall be considered the sum of all holes in back part of an appliance).“
This International Standard deals with the safety of the following appliances, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances, 480 V for other appliances and 24 V d.c. for appliances when battery operated. – refrigerating appliances for household and similar use; – ice-makers incorporating a motor-compressor and ice-makers intended to be incorporated in frozen food storage compartments; – refrigerating appliances and ice-makers for use in camping, touring caravans and boats for leisure purposes. These appliances may be operated from the mains, from a separate battery or operated either from the mains or from a separate battery. This standard also deals with the safety of ice-cream appliances intended for household use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances and 480 V for other appliances. It also deals with compression-type appliances for household and similar use, which use flammable refrigerants.