Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 16128:2015

Ophthalmic optics - Reference method for the testing of spectacle frames and sunglasses for nickel release

Status: Valid

Scope
This European Standard specifies the reference method for the testing of spectacle frames, ready-to-wear spectacles, sunglasses and other items for eye and face protection for nickel release. The reference method supports the demonstration of conformity with the limit value for nickel release of 0,5 µg/cm2/week set forth by European Regulation. This document applies to those parts of metal spectacle frames and those metal parts of combination spectacle frames that are intended to come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin of the wearer. This document also applies to those relevant metal parts of ready-to-wear spectacles, sunglasses and other items for eye and face protection. NOTE The reference method for articles apart from spectacle frames, ready-to-wear spectacles, sunglasses and other items for eye and face protection is specified in EN 1811.

Subjects

Ophthalmic equipment (11.040.70)


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Hälso- och sjukvård

International title:

Article no: STD-8017168

Edition: 2

Approved: 11/9/2015

No of pages: 44

Replaces: SS-EN 16128:2011