Kinectrics and ArcWear, are offering ISO 17205 Accredited Testing for the new ASTM F3502 Barrier Face Coverings Standard. ArcWear and Kinectrics have long been known for our arc flash, flame and thermal PPE testing labs in Louisville, KY and Toronto, Canada. In response to the pandemic , Kinectrics stepped up to provide this much needed testing. In the nuclear chemistry lab, this type of filtration testing for biological, chemical and radiological hazards has long been a central expertise. The accreditation is now complete (Click Here to see Kinectrics Respirator, Mask and Barrier Face Covering Accreditation Scope).
Kinectrics and ArcWear will be offering a full testing service for masks including the following standards in our laboratories as a “one-stop-shop”:
TEB-APR-STP-0059 Determination of Particulate Filter Efficiency Level for N95 Series Filters Against Solid Particulates for Non-Powered, Air-Purifying Respirators as required by 42 CFR Part 84 Approval of Respiratory Protective Devices.
Accredited washing to the AATCC 135 Home Laundry Standard the ISO 6330 Home Laundry Standard, or the NFPA 2112 Industrial Laundry Standard is offered to complete the standard requirements of ASTM F3502 Standard Specification for Barrier Face Coverings.
Arc, flame and thermal Testing
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Kinectrics and it’s ArcWear Division is fully ISO 17025 Accredited for the tests in ASTM F3502 including the flame an thermal testing making Kinectrics the only true one-stop-shop for almost all Barrier Face Coverings
ArcWear is also a participant in good standing of the Third Party Data Acceptance programs of UL (Underwriter’s Laboratories) and ASTM’s certification arm SEI (Safety Equipment Institute).