Eye & Face Protection Testing

HP White provides a single-source for independent testing in accordance with ANSI Z87.1, MIL-PRF-32432(GL), MIL-PRF-31013, MIL-DTL-43511D, CSA Z94 and other eye protection standards. Independent testing and certification is an effective tool in eliminating substandard products when in competition for government and commercial contract opportunities. Eliminating products with questionable performance makes for safer working conditions for end users. In addition, independent testing and certification supports responsible manufacturers of superior products in comanding reasonable margins.

ANSI Z87 eyewear testing

HECC impact testing

Key Specifications:

  • High velocity compressed gas cannon capable of firing .15, .17 and .22 cal projectiles in excess of 1000ft/s
  • High mass impacts
  • Photometric aspects like haze, field of view, scotoma, and overall visual quality
  • Low velocity .25in projectile cannon
  • Scratch resistance machine
  • Large projectile air cannon capable of shooting: lacrosse, baseball, softballs, and hockey pucks up to 140 mph
  • High speed video
  • Photoelectric infared screens
  • Doppler radar
  • Alderson 50th percentile male headform
  • Cadex air cannon

Standards and Test Methods:

  • MIL-DTL-32423
  • CSA Z94.3
  • ANSI Z87.1
  • ASTM F513, F1587
  • ND 087, 035, 029, and 041
  • 21CFR801.410, (FDA) Use of Impact-resistant Lenses in Eyeglasses and Sunglasses