ASTM F2100 Specification for Performance of Materials Used in Medical Face Masks
Covers testing and classification of medical face masks that are used in providing healthcare services such as surgery and patient care.
The specification requires the following tests which we perform at our Kinectrics ISO 17025 accredited labs:
|Specification||Level 1||Level 2||Level 3|
|Particulate Filtration Efficiency||≥ 95%||≥ 98%||≥ 98%|
|Resistance to penetration by synthetic blood (min. pressure for pass)||80 mm Hg||120 mm Hg||160 mm Hg|
|Flame Spread||Class 1||Class 1||Class 1|