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 minimum length.
EN 420:2003 has no pictogram.