Standard Guide for Biocompatibility Evaluation of Medical Device Packaging Materials
|Publication Date:||1 January 2020|
|ICS Code (Other standards related to pharmaceutics):||11.120.99|
|ICS Code (Packaging and distribution of goods in general):||55.020|
This guide provides information to determine the appropriate testing for biocompatibility of medical device packaging materials that have the potential to contact the patient directly or indirectly.
This guide does not apply to secondary or tertiary packaging materials.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
This 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.