ASTM International - ASTM F2227-02
Standard Test Method for Non-Destructive Detection of Leaks in Non-sealed and Empty Medical Packaging Trays by CO2 Tracer Gas Method
|Publication Date:||10 December 2002|
|ICS Code (Medical sciences and health care facilities in general):||11.020|
|ICS Code (Non-destructive testing):||19.100|
1.1 This non-destructive test method detects pinhole leaks in trays, as small as 50 m (0.002 in.) in diameter, or equivalently sized cracks, subject to trace gas concentration in the tray, tray design and manufacturing tolerances.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard units. Values in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 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.