BS EN 17169:2020 - Tattooing. Safe and hygienic practice

BS EN 17169:2020

Tattooing. Safe and hygienic practice

Status : Current   Published : January 2020



This document specifies hygiene requirements before and during tattooing and for aftercare. It gives guidelines for tattooists and their routine interactions with clients and public authorities. It gives guidelines for the correct procedures to be used to ensure optimum protection of the client, the tattooist and others in the tattoo work area.

Standard NumberBS EN 17169:2020
TitleTattooing. Safe and hygienic practice
Publication Date23 January 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 13060, EN 455 (all parts), EN 1500, EN ISO 23907-1, EN ISO 17665-1, EN ISO 11607-1, EN 374 (all parts)
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 12791, EN ISO 11140-1, EN 868-8, EN ISO 11139:2018, ISO 17664:2017, EN ISO 17664:2017, ISO 11139:2018, EN ISO 11810:2015, IEC 82079-1:2012, ISO 11810:2015
International RelationshipsEN 17169:2020
Amended ByCorrigendum, March 2020
DescriptorsWatertightness tests, Biological hazards, Microorganisms, Permeability measurement, Gas-resistance tests, Protective clothing, Occupational safety, Protective gloves, Chemical hazards, Performance testing, Gloves, Chemical-resistant materials, Leak tests
Title in FrenchTatouage. Bonnes pratiques d'hygiène et de salubrité
Title in GermanTätowieren. Sichere und hygienische Praxis
ISBN978 0 539 13247 2
File Size2.109 MB

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