• ASTM D 3578 : 2019

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    Standard Specification for Rubber Examination Gloves

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-11-2019

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    1.1This specification covers certain requirements for natural rubber gloves used in conducting medical examinations and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. It also covers natural rubber gloves used in handling contaminated medical material.

    1.2This specification provides for natural rubber gloves that fit either hand, paired gloves, and gloves by size. It also provides for packaged sterile natural rubber gloves and packaged or bulk nonsterile natural rubber gloves.

    1.3This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

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    Committee D 11
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    ASTM D 6977 : 2019 Standard Specification for Polychloroprene Examination Gloves for Medical Application
    ASTM D 7103 : 2019 Standard Guide for Assessment of Medical Gloves
    ASTM D 7558 : 2009 : R2019 Standard Test Method for Colorimetric/Spectrophotometric Procedure to Quantify Extractable Chemical Dialkyldithiocarbamate, Thiuram, and Mercaptobenzothiazole Accelerators in Natural Rubber Latex and Nitrile Gloves
    ASTM D 7198 : 2005 : R2018 Standard Specification for Disposable Embalming Gloves for Single-Use Applications
    ASTM D 5712 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Aqueous Extractable Protein in Latex, Natural Rubber, and Elastomeric Products Using the Modified Lowry Method
    ASTM D 7161 : 2016 Standard Practice for Determination of Real Time Expiration Dating of Mature Medical Gloves Stored Under Typical Warehouse Conditions
    ASTM D 6978 : 2005 : R2019 Standard Practice for Assessment of Resistance of Medical Gloves to Permeation by Chemotherapy Drugs
    ASTM D 6319 : 2019 Standard Specification for Nitrile Examination Gloves for Medical Application
    ASTM D 7329 : 2007 : R2018 Standard Specification for Food Preparation and Food Handling (Food Service) Gloves
    ASTM D 7160 : 2016 Standard Practice for Determination of Expiration Dating for Medical Gloves
    ASTM D 5250 : 2019 Standard Specification for Poly(vinyl chloride) Gloves for Medical Application

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    ASTM D 5712 : 2015 : R2020 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Aqueous Extractable Protein in Latex, Natural Rubber, and Elastomeric Products Using the Modified Lowry Method
    ASTM D 5712 : 2015 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Aqueous Extractable Protein in Latex, Natural Rubber, and Elastomeric Products Using the Modified Lowry Method
    ASTM D 6124 : 2006 : R2017 Standard Test Method for Residual Powder on Medical Gloves
    ASTM D 412 : 2016 : EDT 1 Standard Test Methods for Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers—Tension
    ASTM D 3767 : 2003 : R2014 Standard Practice for Rubber—Measurement of Dimensions
    ASTM D 412 : 2016 Standard Test Methods for Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers—Tension
    ASTM D 3767 : 2003 : R2020 Standard Practice for Rubber—Measurement of Dimensions
    ASTM D 412 : 2016 : R2021 Standard Test Methods for Vulcanized Rubber and Thermoplastic Elastomers—Tension
    ASTM D 6124 : 2006 : R2022 Standard Test Method for Residual Powder on Medical Gloves
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