Industry Standards

EN 388 Protective Gloves Against Mechanical Risks

EN ISO 374-1 Protective Gloves Against Dangerous Chemicals

Markings Properties Test Environment
Resistance to penetration EN 374-2, delay time for permeation equal or more than 30 min For at least 6 chemical products on the new list (EN 16523-1)
Resistance to penetration EN 374-2, delay time for permeation equal or more than 30 min For at least 3 chemical products on the new list (EN 16523-1)
Resistance to penetration EN 374-2, delay time for permeation equal or more than 10 min For at least 1 chemical products on the new list (EN 16523-1)

*Degradation test according to EN374-4 is undertaken without performance level requirement

Letter Code
Code Chemical Code Chemical Code Chemical
A Methanol G Diethylamine M Nitric acid 65%
B Acetone H Tetrahydrofuran N Acetic acid 99%
C Acetonitrile I Ethyl acetate O Ammonium hydroxide 25%
D Dichloromethane J n-Heptane P Hydrogen peroxide 30%
E Carbon disulphide K Sodium hydroxide 40% S Hydrofluoric acid 40%
F Toluene L Sulphuric acid 96% T Formaldehyde 37%

EN ISO 374-5:2016

Protective gloves against micro-organisms.
The gloves must pass the penetration resistance test in compliance with standard EN 374-2:2014.


For gloves protecting against bacteria and fungi.

Other (Radioactive Contamination EN 421)