IS 17528 : 2021 Medical Textiles - Chlorhexidine Gauze Dressings Specification

ICS 11.040.30; 59.080.01                         TXD 36

New Standard from Last Update.


This Indian Standard was adopted by the Bureau of Indian Standards, after the draft finalized by the Technical Textiles for Medtech Applications Sectional Committee had been approved by the Textiles Division Council.

Chlorhexidine gauze dressings are used in burn wounds and other major injuries where skin has been damaged partially or fully.

The composition of the Committee responsible for the formulation of this standard is given in Annex E.

For the purpose of deciding whether a particular requirement of this standard is complied with the final value, observed or calculated expressing the result of a test or analysis, shall be rounded off in accordance with IS 2 : 1960 ‘Rules for rounding off numerical values ( revised )’. The number of significant places retained in the rounded off value should be the same as that of the specified value in this standard.