Sterile hypodermic syringes for single use - syringes for manual use - ISO 7886-1

Sterile hypodermic syringes for single use — Part 1: Syringes for manual use


The ISO 7886-1 standard specifies requirements and test methods for verifying the design of empty sterile single-use hypodermic syringes, with or without needle, made of plastic or other materials.

The following test methods are described:

  • Test method for air leakage past syringe plunger stopper during aspiration
  • Test method for determination of dead space
  • Test method for liquid leakage at syringe plunger stopper under compression
  • Test method for the determination of forces required to operate the piston