Work Item
ASTM WK85888

New Test Method for Determination of the State of Cure of a latex medical glove.

1. Scope

Develop a test method to determine the state of cure of latex medical gloves and set a range of acceptable values for each type of medical glove.


rubber surgical gloves; rubber examination gloves; chemotherapy gloves; radiation attenuating protective gloves


The test method is needed to site in ASTM standards for medical gloves as they are revised to include state of cure as a new requirement.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: D11.40

Committee: D11

Staff Manager: Melissa Marcinowski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-07-2023

Technical Contact: William Hooper

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