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Document ID (ISN)45123
CIS number 85-1996
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
(Gosudarstvennyj komitet po standartam)
Title Personal protective equipment-Method to determine the resistance to alkalis
Original title Sredstva individual'noj zaščity. Metod opredelenija ščeločepronicaemosti [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo standartov, Novopresnenskij per.3, 123840 Moskva, USSR, 1984. 4p. Price: Rbl.0.03.
Abstract This standard (effective 1 July 1985) applies to protective clothing and protective head gear and defines a method for determining the resistance to alkalis of seams of clothing components, fabrics and non-woven materials. The method is based on the measurement of the time required for a solution of sodium hydroxide or potassium hydroxide to penetrate a test sample and is used for the design of protective clothing. Contents: method of sampling, testing equipment, preparation for testing and testing, processing of results, safety requirements.
Descriptors (primary) USSR; penetration resistance; materials testing; personal protective equipment; caustic substances
Descriptors (secondary) standard
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Alkaline materials
Personal protection