ASTM WK44001

    Revision of F2026 - 12 Standard Specification for Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Polymers for Surgical Implant Applications

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    Active Standard: F2026 - 14

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



    WK44001

    1. Rationale

    Three proposed changes to the standard have made for technical accuracy: a.Proposed addition of ASTM D792 for measurement of density for PEEK in F2026 (Stryker) b.Proposal to remove D1898 (Practice for Sampling of Plastics, withdrawn in 1998) as one of the Referenced Documents in F2026 (Stryker) c.Proposal to allow additional methods for heavy metals testing in F2026 per USP 233 (WMT).


    Keywords

    PEEK; polyetheretherketone;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    0000-00-00

    Technical Contact:
    Steven Kurtz

    Item:
    002

    Ballot:
    F04 (14-01)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as F2026-2014 and Pending Publication