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Document ID (ISN)30304
CIS number 78-2001
ISBN(s) 84-7425-055-2
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Dirección general de trabajo (General Directorate of Labour), Madrid.
Title Protective gloves against aggressive chemicals
Original title Guantes de protección frente a agresivos químicos [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Norma MT-11, Colección textos legales n° 020.00.14, Servicio social de higiene y seguridad del trabajo, Madrid, Spain, 1978. 33p. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract Statutory technical standard approved on 6 May 1977. Contents: scope and general remarks (classification of gloves); characteristics (materials, shape, dimensions, thickness); requirements (weight loss on application of heat, impermeability to air, penetration resistance, tensile strength, resistance to corrosive chemicals); testing (visual inspection, weight loss on application of heat, impermeability to air, mechanical strength and resistance to chemicals). Appendix: text of the Ministerial Order of 17 May 1974 concerning approval of personal protective equipment.
Descriptors (primary) protective gloves; caustic substances; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) strength of materials; standard; equipment testing; legislation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Alkaline materials
Hand and arm protection