Identification of chemical substances or mixtures that do not require classification as (severe) irritants through evaluation of their cytotoxic effects on an in vitro reconstructed corneal epithelium model. NOTE: if the sample qualifies as irritant, further tests are required in order to determine the degree of irritant action.
Ophthalmology experts evaluate the conditions of the eye surface and periocular region before and after 5 and 60 minutes of application of the diluted product. Self-evaluation of itching, burning, and irritaiton feeling.
The ACCREDIA Certification, issued by the Italian Accreditation body ACCREDIA, certifies that the Abich Laboratory complies with the requirements of the UNI CEI EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2018 standard for tests on surgical masks. Accredited tests are Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) and Microbial Cleanliness (Bioburden).