ASTM International - ASTM D3578-01
Standard Specification for Rubber Examination Gloves
|Publication Date:||10 November 2001|
|ICS Code (Hospital equipment):||11.140|
1.1 This specification describes 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.
1.2 This 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.