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  • AS/NZS 2161.10.1:2002

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    Occupational protective gloves Protective gloves against chemicals and micro-organisms - Terminology and performance requirements

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2002

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS/NZS 2161.10.1:2002 Occupational protective gloves - Protective gloves against chemicals and micro-organisms-Terminology an
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    7 - 1 Scope
    7 - 2 Normative references
    7 - 3 Definitions
    7 - 3.1 protective glove material
    7 - 3.2 protective gloves against micro-organisms
    7 - 3.3 degradation
    7 - 3.4 penetration
    7 - 3.5 permeation
    7 - 3.6 test chemical
    7 - 3.7 breakthrough time
    7 - 3.8 permeation rate
    8 - 3.9 collecting medium
    8 - 3.10 analytical technique
    8 - 4 Method of testing
    8 - 5 Performance requirements
    8 - 5.1 Penetration
    8 - 5.2 Permeation
    8 - 5.3 Degradation
    8 - 5.4 Mechanical characteristics

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    Specifies terminology and performance requirements for penetration and permeation testing of gloves intended for use against chemicals and biologically hazardous materials. This Standard is identical with and has been reproduced from EN 374-1:1994.

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    This standard specifies the requirements for gloves to protect the user against chemicals and/or micro-organisms and defines terms to be used. This standard shall be used in conjunction with EN 420.This standard does not specify requirements for protection against any mechanical hazards. However, there is a requirement for data to be reported on the following mechanical tests: Abrasion, blade cut, tearing resistance and puncture according to the test methods described in EN 388:1993, clauses 6.1, 6.2, 6.3 and 6.4 respectively.This standard does not specify any requirements for protection against thermal or ionizing radiation hazards. If the use requires these types of protection, reference should be made to EN 407 and EN 421 respectively.

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    Committee SF-023
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Under Revision

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    First published as AS/NZS 2161.10.1:2002.

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