DS/EN 421:2010

Protective gloves against ionizing radiation and radioactive contamination


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Price from:
€ 68.17
Legislation:

Legislation

Harmonized under:
  • Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686/EEC

Harmonized standards:
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Scope

This European Standard specifies requirements and test methods for gloves to protect against ionizing radiation and radioactive contamination. The standard is applicable to gloves offering protection to the hand and various parts of the arm and shoulder. It applies also to gloves to be mounted in permanent containment enclosures.
This European Standard also applies to intermediary sleeves used between a glove and a permanent containment enclosure (report to 4.7.2.3).
The requirements of this European Standard do not apply to protective gloves against X-ray radiation.


Number of pages: 32

Published: 2010-08-16

Date of approval: 2010-06-14

International relationships : EN 421:2010 IDT

ICS: 13.280 - Radiation protection 13.340.40 - Hand and arm protection

Item number: M223623


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 162/WG 8

Danish committee

DS/S-336