Standards

Protective gloves can be divided into 3 categories depending on which risks the gloves should protect against. There are also different standards defining general requirements and test methods for different types of gloves. Here you will find a general view of all current standards and categories.
CE CATEGORIES

CE CATEGORIES

Learn more about Cat. 1, Cat. 2 and Cat. 3

EN 420:2003

EN 420:2003

Protective gloves – General requirements and test methods

EN 388:2016

EN 388:2016

Protective gloves against mechanical risks

EN 511:2006

EN 511:2006

Protective gloves against cold

EN 407:2004

EN 407:2004

Protective gloves against thermal risks (heat and/or fire)

EN 12477:2001

EN 12477:2001

Protective gloves for welders

EN ISO 374-1:2016

EN ISO 374-1:2016

Protective gloves against dangerous chemicals and micro-organisms

ASTM F2878-10

ASTM F2878-10

Protective clothing material resistance to hypodermic needle puncture

ESD – IES 61340-5:2007

ESD – IES 61340-5:2007

Protection of electronic devices from electrostatic phenomena

FOOD CONTACT

FOOD CONTACT

Articles intended to come into contact with food