Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
specific investigations: other studies
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
other company data
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
1993
Report Date:
1993

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
other: ASTM Method F739
GLP compliance:
no
Type of method:
other: Glove permeation
Endpoint addressed:
not applicable

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
not applicable

Administration / exposure

Details on study design:
Permeation testing was conducted against four glove materials: neoprene, PVC, butyl rubber, and nitrile.
Discrete method.

Results and discussion

Details on results:
Breakthrough time (minutes):
Neoprene: 465
PVC: ~60
Butyl rubber: 360
Nitrile: >480

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Nitrile gloves provide greater than 8 hours of breakrthough protection.