The standard for certifying protective gloves against mechanical risks. The numbers represent (L to R) resistance to abrasion, cut (coup test), tear and puncture.
Indicates that the product meets permeation standards for protective gloves, with permeation resistance of (Type A) at least 30 minutes to 6 test chemicals, (Type B) at least 30 minutes to 3 chemicals and (Type C) at least 10 minutes to 1 chemical. Letters under the shield identify the chemicals.
Indicates that the product meets penetration standards for protective gloves, against penetration by dangerous chemicals and micro-organisms. A sample glove shall not leak water or air when tested for closures, porosity, seams, pinholes, leaks or imperfections of the glove by either inflating with air or filling with water.
The CE mark indicates conformity with health, safety, and environmental protection standards for products sold within the European Economic Area.