C22.2 NO. 218.2-93 (R2013)
Hydromassage Bathtub Appliances
This Standard applies to hydromassage bathtub appliances and associated accessories for residential and commercial use, intended to be permanently connected to a plumbing system and an electrical supply circuit of 250 V and less (ie, 150 V maximum to ground), for use indoors in nonhazardous locations, and for installation in accordance with the Rules of the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I.
Note: The term hydromassage bathtub appliance has been abbreviated to unit in this Standard.
This Standard does not apply to
(a) spas, hot-tubs, and associated equipment covered in CSA Standard CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 218.1;
(b) cord- and plug-connected (ie, portable) hydromassage products covered in CSA Electrical Bulletins 1268 and 1270; or
(c) hydrotherapy bathtubs or patient bathing systems for institutional use.
This Standard applies to hydromassage bathtub appliances having hydromassage action produced by either air bubble jets or hydraulic jets, or a combination of both.
This Standard applies to hydromassage bathtubs equipped with an electric immersion heating system.
This Standard does not apply to hydromassage bathtubs equipped with a radiant water heating system.