Vital 540 - packshot

Vital 540

Dexterity and flexibility in light agressive environments

Liquidproof Protection

Specific advantages

  • Excellent dexterity thanks to the flexibility of natural latex
  • Smooth internal finish provides greater protection for products being handled
  • Previous name : Gantex 540

Applications

Local Authorities (Cleaning)

Food industry

  • Common cleaning Tasks
  • Preparation and packaging

Product detail

  • Cat. 3
  • Mechanical hazards EN 3880010X
  • Type BSpecific Chemical Protection EN 374KPT
  • Micro-organisms EN 374
  • Radio-active contamination EN 421
MaterialNatural latex
ColourNatural
Interior FinishPowdered
Exterior FinishNon-slip grip
Length (cm)31
Thickness (mm)0.40
Size8 9 10
Packaging1 pair/bag
100 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.
  • 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.
  • These gloves are intended for protection against radioactive contamination by particules and are not designed to protect against ionizing radiation and for resistance to ozone cracking.They are not intented for air leak of containment enclosures against radioactive contamination.
  • 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 (alcohol, 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 : using the gloves or submitting them to another cleaning or laundering process 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

Chemical ProductCAS #BTT
(minutes)
Permeation
level
StandardDegradation
level
Rating
Formaldehyde 37%50-00-0NTNT4
Hydrogen peroxide 30%7722-84-1NTNT4
Sodium hydroxide 40%1310-73-2NTNT3

*not normalized result

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To contact us

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