ASTM WK43419

    Revision of F2848 - 10 Standard Specification for Medical-Grade Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Yarns

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    Active Standard: F2848 - 10

    Developed by Subcommittee: F04.11 | Committee F04 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    Addition of colored yarn to the standard (next to the non colored yarn in the current ASTM 2848-10 version) and editorial changes due to experiences from users


    fiber; high-modulus polyethylene (HMPE); high-performance polyethylene (HPPE); medical; surgical implants; ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW-PE, UHMWPE); yarn;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Harold Smelt

    Draft Under Development