ASTM International - ASTM D4679-93(1999)
Standard Specification for Rubber General Purpose, Household or Beautician Gloves
|Publication Date:||10 January 2002|
|ICS Code (Headgear. Clothing accessories. Fastening of clothing):||61.040|
|ICS Code (Rubber):||83.060|
1.1 This specification covers requirements for gloves made of rubber-like latex, whether made of natural or synthetic materials, unsupported and unlined, intended for household, beautician use, or general use.
1.2 This specification is intended to serve as a guide to permit obtaining gloves of consistent performance. The safe and proper use of gloves is excluded from the scope of this specification.
1.3 The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Section 8, of this specification: 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.