This is the first edition of CSA B45.11, Glass lavatories. It is part of the CAN/CSA-B45 Series-02, Plumbing Fixtures.
In addition to B45.11, the CAN/CSA-B45 Series consists of (a) CAN/CSA-B45.0, General Requirements for Plumbing Fixtures; (b) CAN/CSA-B45.1, Ceramic Plumbing Fixtures; (c) CAN/CSA-B45.2, Enamelled Cast-Iron Plumbing Fixtures; (d) CAN/CSA-B45.3, Porcelain-Enamelled Steel Plumbing Fixtures; (e) CAN/CSA-B45.4, Stainless Steel Plumbing Fixtures; (f) CAN/CSA-B45.5, Plastic Plumbing Fixtures; (g) CAN/CSA-B45.6, Nonrecirculating Toilets and Waste-Holding Tanks for Use in Recreational Vehicles; (h) CAN/CSA-B45.7, Self-Contained, Recirculating, Chemically Controlled Toilets for Use in Recreational Vehicles; (i) CAN/CSA-B45.8, Terrazzo Plumbing Fixtures; (j) CAN/CSA-B45.9, Macerating Systems and Related Components; and (k) CAN/CSA-B45.10, Hydromassage Bathtubs.
This Standard applies to lavatories made of glass.
This Standard is intended to be used in conjunction with the applicable requirements in Clauses 7 and 14.3 of CAN/CSA-B45.0.
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