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Document ID (ISN)106051
CIS number 07-183
ISBN(s) 9971-67-997-3
Year 2003
Convention or series no. Singapore Standard SS EN 420:2003
Title Specification for protective gloves - General requirements and test methods
Bibliographic information SPRING Singapore, 2 Bukit Merah Central, Singapore 159835, Republic of Singapore, 2003. 36p. Illus. 16 ref. Price: SGD 34.00 (excluding GST).
Abstract This standard defines the general requirements and relevant test procedures for protective glove design and construction, resistance of glove materials to water penetration, innocuousness, comfort and efficiency, marking and information supplied by the manufacturer. It does not apply to gloves used by the medical profession, for protection against electrical hazards or in clean-room environments (food industry, electronics industry). Replaces Singapore Standard SS 261:1997 (CIS 00-818).
Descriptors (primary) protective gloves; equipment testing; Singapore
Descriptors (secondary) materials for personal protection; marking; permeability testing; comfort criteria; standard; materials testing; description of technique
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSingapore
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Hand and arm protection