Thursday, 28 May 2015

ISO 14644 standards update



ISO 14644 is the international standard on cleanrooms. Once all parts are ratified it will consist of 15 parts, under the general title Cleanrooms and associated controlled environments. These are:

Part [1]: Classification of air cleanliness by particle concentration
Part [2]: Monitoring to provide evidence of cleanroom performance related to air cleanliness by particle concentration
Part [3]: Test methods
Part [4]: Design, construction and start-up
Part [5]: Operations
Part [7]: Separative devices (clean air hoods, gloveboxes, isolators and mini-environments)
Part [8]: Classification of air cleanliness by chemical concentration (ACC)
Part [9]: Classification of surface cleanliness by particle concentration
Part [10]: Classification of surface cleanliness by chemical concentration
Part [12]: Classification of air cleanliness by nanoscale particle concentration
Part [13]: Cleaning of surfaces to achieve defined levels of cleanliness in terms of particle and chemical classification
Part [14]: Assessment of suitability for use of equipment by airborne particle concentration
Part [15]: Assessment of suitability for use of equipment and materials by airborne chemical and surface chemical concentration

Posted by Tim Sandle

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