BS 6612 1985 Edition, June 28, 1985
Specification for Graduated Compression Hosiery
Includes all amendments and changes through Reaffirmation Notice , August 2, 2013
Additional Comments: INCLUDES AMENDMENT 1
Published By:British Standards Institution (BSI)
Covers hosiery exerting compression on upright legs, including pantihose, thigh-length and knee-length garments. Does not cover non-ambulatory garments, shaped bandages or individually-made garments. Specifies requirements for compression, compression profile, compression after washing, size, sampling and labelling. The method for determining compression is given in an appendix.