Protective Gloves – General Requirements and Test Methods

Protective Gloves-General Requirements and Test Methods
  • This standard defines the general requirements valid for all protective gloves and sets requirements for glove marking.

  • The glove itself shall not be a risk to wear or cause injuries to the user.

  • The glove material shall have a pH value between 3,5 and 9,5.

  • The Chrome VI level in the glove leather must stay at 2,9 mg/kg or below.

  • If the glove contains any substances known to cause allergic reactions, it shall be stated in the product information.

  • The glove sizes are standardized according to the minimum length.

  • EN 420:2003 + A1:2009 has no pictogram.