Alto 298 - packshot

Alto 298

Good mechanical performance for long-lasting chemical protection

Chemical Protection

Specific advantages

  • Longer service life and good impact protection, due to the thickness of the material
  • Forearm protection. Length: 42cm
  • Previous name : Industrial 298

Applications

Other industries

  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Maintenance in wet environments

Mechanical industry

  • Maintenance in wet environments (water, oil, greases, hydrocarbons)

Standards

  • Cat. 3
  • Mechanical hazards EN 3883131X
  • Type ASpecific Chemical Protection EN 374AKLMPT
  • Micro-organisms EN 374

Product detail

MaterialNatural latex
ColourBlue
Interior FinishChlorinated
Exterior FinishSmooth
Length (cm)42
Thickness (mm)1.00
Size8 9 10
Packaging1 pair/bag
5 pairs/bag
50 pairs/carton

Operating instructions

Instructions for use

  • It is recommended to check that the gloves are suitable for the intended use, because the conditions of use at workplace may differ from the "CE"-type tests.
  • It is not recommended for persons sensitised to natural latex, dithiocarbamates and thiazoles to use these gloves.
  • Put the gloves on dry, clean hands. For added comfort, it is recommended to wear a cotton underglove.
  • Do not use the gloves in contact with a chemical for a duration in excess of the measured breakthrough time. Refer to the website www.mapa-pro.com or contact the Technical Customer Service - MAPA PROFESSIONNEL (stc.mapaspontex@mapaspontex.fr) in order to know this breakthrough time. Use 2 pairs alternatively when in long duration contact with a solvent.
  • Turn the cuff end down in order to prevent a hazardous chemical from dripping onto the arm.
  • Inspect the gloves for cracks or snags before reusing them.

Storage conditions

Store the gloves in their original packaging protected from direct sunlight, far from heat sources or electric equipment.

Laundering conditions

Before taking off the gloves, clean them as appropriate:

  • in use with a solvent (cetones, etc...) : rub over with a dry cloth.
  • in use with acids or alkalies : thoroughly rinse the gloves under running water,and rub over with a dry cloth.

Caution: improper use of the gloves or submitting them to another cleaning or laundering process that is not specifically recommended can alter their performance levels.

Drying conditions

Ensure the inside of the gloves is dry before putting them on again.

Legislation

This product is not classified hazardous according to the regulation (EC) n°1272/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council. This product does not contain more than 0.1 % of substance of very high concern (SVHC) or any substance included in the annex XVII of the regulation n° 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council (REACH).

Chemical chart

Overall Chemical Protection Rating

Protection rating is determined by taking into account the effects of both permeation and degradation in an attempt to provide users with an overall protection guideline when using our glove products against specific chemicals.

Meaning of colors :

Used for high chemical exposure or chemical immersion, limited to breakthrough time based on a working day.
Used for repeated chemical contact, limited to total chemical exposure i.e. : accumulative breakthrough time based on a working day.
Splash protection only, on chemical exposure the gloves should be discarded and new gloves worn as soon as possible.
Not recommended, these gloves are deemed unsuitable for work with this chemical.
NT : Not tested
NA : Not applicable because not fully tested (only degradation OR permeation results)

The chemical test data and overall chemical protection rating should not be used as the absolute basis for glove selection. Actual in-use conditions may vary glove performance from the controlled conditions of laboratory tests. Factors other than chemical contact time

Chemical ProductCAS #Breakthrough time
(minutes)
Permeation
level
StandardDegradation
level
Rating
2-Propanol (Isopropanol) 99%67-63-01824EN 374-3:2003NT
Acetone 99%67-64-1341EN 16523-1:2015NT
Butyl Acetate 99%123-86-4332EN 374-3:2003NT
Cyclohexane 99%110-82-7342EN 374-3:2003NT
Dimethylformamide 99%68-12-21404EN 374-3:2003NT
Ethanol 95%64-17-51103EN 374-3:2003NT
Formaldehyde 37%50-00-04806EN 16523-1:20154
++
Hydrochloric acid 10%7647-01-04806EN 374-3:2003NT
Hydrochloric acid 35%7647-01-04806EN 374-3:2003NT
Hydrogen peroxide 30%7722-84-14806EN 16523-1:20154
++
Methanol 99%67-56-11874EN 16523-1:20153
++
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (2-Butanone) 99%78-93-3261EN 374-3:2003NT
Nitric acid 65%7697-37-2NTNT3
Sodium hydroxide 20%1310-73-24806EN 374-3:2003NT
Sodium hydroxide 40%1310-73-24806EN 16523-1:20154
++
Sodium hydroxide 50%1310-73-24806EN 374-3:2003NT
Sulfuric acid 10%7664-93-94806EN 374-3:2003NT
Sulfuric acid 40%7664-93-94806EN 374-3:2003NT
Sulfuric acid 50%7664-93-94806EN 374-3:2003NT
Sulfuric acid 96%7664-93-94806EN 374-3:20033
++
Toluene 99%108-88-3141EN 374-3:2003NT
Xylene 99%1330-20-7141EN 374-3:2003NT

*not normalized result

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