19/30396906 DC - BS EN 17430. Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. Hygienic handrub virucidal. Test method and requirements (phase 2/step 2)

19/30396906 DC

BS EN 17430. Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. Hygienic handrub virucidal. Test method and requirements (phase 2/step 2)

Status : Current, Draft for public comment   Published : September 2019

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This document specifies a test method simulating practical conditions for establishing whether a product for hygienic handrub reduces the release of virus contamination on hands when rubbed onto the artificially contaminated hands of volunteers.

NOTE 1

 Attention is drawn to the fact that tests on human volunteers are the subject of legal provisions in certain European countries/regions.

This document applies to products for hygienic handrub for use in areas and situations where disinfection is medically indicated. Such indications occur in patient care, for example:

  • in hospitals, in community medical facilities and in dental institutions;

  • in clinics of schools, of kindergardens and of nursing homes;

and can occur in the workplace and in the home. It can also include services such as laundries and kitchens supplying products directly for the patient.

EN 14885 specifies in detail the relationship of the various tests to one another and to “use recommendations”.

NOTE 2

This method corresponds to a phase 2, step 2 test.




Standard Number19/30396906 DC
TitleBS EN 17430. Chemical disinfectants and antiseptics. Hygienic handrub virucidal. Test method and requirements (phase 2/step 2)
StatusCurrent, Draft for public comment
Publication Date02 September 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 14885, EN 12353
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 1500, EN 14476
International RelationshipsprEN 17430
Draft Expiry Date14 October 2019
DescriptorsData, Hands (anatomy), Test methods, Antiseptics, Disinfectants
ICS11.080.20
Title in FrenchDésinfectants chimiques et antiseptiques Traitement hygiénique virucide de mains par frictions Méthode d'essai et prescriptions (phase 2, étape 2)
Title in GermanChemische Desinfektionsmittel und Antiseptika - Viruzide hygienische Händedesinfektion - Prüfverfahren und Anforderungen (Phase 2, Stufe 2)
CommitteeCH/216
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages32
File Size626 KB
NotesWarning: this draft is not current beyond its expiry date for comments.
Price£20.00


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