Building a resistance to ignition testing device for sunglasses and analysing data: a continuing study for sunglasses standards.
Biomed Eng Online 2017 Sep 21;16(1):114. Epub 2017 Sep 21.
Electrical Engineering Department, Engineering School of São Carlos, University of São Paulo, Av. Trabalhador Sãocarlense 400, São Carlos, SP, 13566-590, Brazil.
Background: Sunglasses popularity skyrocketed since its advent. The ongoing trend led to the creation of standards to protect consumers from injuries and secondary hazards due to spectacles use. In Brazil, the corresponding standard is NBR ISO 12312-1:2015 and since there is no mandatory testing, evaluating sunglasses performance provides an insight into compliance with the standard. Read More