SPAN Technical Specification (TS): Washing machine – Specification
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26/10/2020 – 26/11/2020
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This technical specification specifies requirements for the materials, design, test methods, marking and labelling for washing machine. The product complying to this technical specification is intended to be used for Water Efficient Product Labelling Scheme (WEPLS).

Types of domestic washing machine covered in the scope are front load washer, top load washer and washer-dryer.

The following equipment is excluded from the scope of document:
a) washing machine with the capacity of more than 16 kg;
b) manual washing machine where the machine requires user intervention at one or more points during the programme to enable the machine to proceed to the next operation i.e twin tub/semi auto; and
c) mini washer/twin washer which cannot operate on its own (standalone mini washer which requires to be installed with its main washer).