Work Item
ASTM WK78927

New Test Method for the Non-Subjective Optical Requirement Testing of Plano Protective Eyewear

1. Scope

The scope is to describe a Standard Test Methodology around a repeatable and objective test method for testing the optical requirements of plano-protective eyewear.


eyewear; plano; protective eyewear


The optical testing requirements of plano-protective eyewear in numerous national standards rely on subjective evaluation methods that are negatively impacted by factors such as accommodation, depth of focus, field of view and optical system resolving power differences.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F08.57

Committee: F08

Staff Manager: Joe Koury

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 11-15-2021

Technical Contact: Emmanuel Alabi

Item: 001

Ballot: F08.57 (22-01)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution