Surgical Gown and Medical Drapes

Surgical Gown & Medical Drapes

Ensure your fabrics hold up to the highest standards with our ANSI/AAMI PB70 testing. We offer tests for levels 1, 2, and 3, which includes AATCC 42 Impact Testing and AATCC 127 Hydrostatic Pressure.

ANSI/AAMI PB70 LevelTestLiquid ChallengeResultExpected Barrier Effectiveness
1AATCC 42 Impact PenetrationWater≤4.5gMinimal water resistance (some resistance to water spray)
2AATCC 42 Impact Penetration

AATCC 127 Hydrostatic Pressure
Water

Water
≤1.0g

≥20cm
Low water resistance (resistant to water spray and some resistance to water penetration under constant contact with increasing pressure)
3AATCC 42 Impact Penetration

AATCC 127 Hydrostatic Pressure
Water

Water
≤1.0g

≥50cm
Moderate water resistance (resistant to water spray and some resistance to water penetration under constant contact with increasing pressure)

Additional Tests

TestDescription
ASTM D1683/D1683MStandard Test for Failure in Sewn Seams of Woven Fabrics
ASTM D5587Standard Test Method for Tearing Strength of Fabrics by Trapezoid Procedure
ASTM D5733-99 Standard Test Method for Tearing Strength of Nonwoven Fabrics by Trapezoid Procedure
16 CFR Part 1610Standard for the Flammability of Clothing Textiles

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