S&L - Washing Machine (voluntary)

Last updated: 27 September 2019

Voluntary standard and label for all types of washing machines covered under the scope of IEC 60456 and IS 302-2-7 meant for

household and similar use, being manufactured, imported and sold in India. Includes front lauders, semi-automatic and top loaders.

Valid until 31 December 2020.

Covers:

a. Wash performance

b. Rinse performance

c. Energy consumption

d. Water consumption

e. Water extraction performance (residual water content)  

Star rating based on per-cycle energy consumption per kg (kWh/cycle/kg), with energy consumption measured as per methodology specified in IEC 60456:2010.

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End uses covered
  • Appliances
  • Clothes washing