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Part B: Supplementary Information Sheet (SIS)
FR Recognition List Number 051 Date of Entry 01/14/2019 
FR Recognition Number 8-482
Standard
ASTM D1505-18
Standard Test Method for Density of Plastics by the Density-Gradient Technique
Scope/Abstract

1.1 This test method covers the determination of the density of solid plastics.

1.2 This test method is based on observing the level to which a test specimen sinks in a liquid column exhibiting a density gradient, in comparison with standards of known density.

Note 1: This test method is equivalent to ISO 1183-2.
Extent of Recognition
Complete standard
Rationale for Recognition
This standard is relevant to medical devices and is recognized on its scientific and technical merit and/or because it supports existing regulatory policies.
Relevant FDA Guidance and/or Supportive Publications*
Appropriate Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards in Premarket Submissions for Medical Devices - Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff, issued September 2018.
FDA Technical Contacts
 Terry O. Woods
  FDA/OC/CDRH/OSEL/DAM/
  301-796-2503
  terry.woods@fda.hhs.gov
 Shiril Sivan
  FDA/OC/CDRH/OSEL/DAM/
  240-402-4125
  Shiril.Sivan@fda.hhs.gov
Standards Development Organization
ASTM ASTM International http://www.astm.org/
FDA Specialty Task Group (STG)
Materials
*These are provided as examples and others may be applicable.
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