This standard specifies a method for the determination of readily removable surface powder on the surface of gloves for medical use. Two methods are specified: Method A for Powdered gloves and Method B for Powder-free gloves. This Standard does not address safety issues that may be associated with the presence of powder on gloves nor does it prescribe limits on the amounts which may be present.
Number of pages: 24
Date of approval: 2006-08-15
EN ISO 21171:2006 IDTISO 21171:2006 IDT