NA 036

DIN Standards Committee Foundry Practice


Aluminium and aluminium alloys - Castings - Chemical composition of castings for use in contact with foodstuff without prolongated contact duration


This European Standard specifies the maximum mass content of alloying elements and impurities in aluminium and aluminium alloy cast materials and articles designed to be in contact with foodstuff without prolongated duration of contact between food and the part in aluminium or aluminium alloy. It contains provisions for the demonstration of conformity of products with the present standard. NOTE 1 Materials include ingots and liquid metal. Articles are finished goods. NOTE 2 Some of the products listed in the present standard can be subject to patent or patent applications, and their listing herein does not in any way imply the granting of a licence under such patent right.





Planned document number

DIN EN 601 rev

Project number


Responsible national committee

NA 036-00-07 AA - Aluminium casting alloys  

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 132/WG 9 - Aluminium and aluminium alloys cast and wrought products in contact with food  

previous edition(s)

Aluminium and aluminium alloys - Castings - Chemical composition of castings for use in contact with foodstuff; German version EN 601:2004

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