EN ISO 13034

REQUIREMENTS FOR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR SPLASHES OF CHEMICAL PRODUCTS (Type 6 equipment)

The EN ISO 13034 standard specifies the requirements for protective clothing against splashes of chemical products. Requirements for features related to abrasion, resistance and traction and liquid acid penetration and repellancy are checked. Garments classified under this standard are considered to be in Category 3.

EN ISO 13034 CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

TEST METHOD
DESCRIPTION
MINIMUM COMPLIANCE VALUES

ISO 530 

Abrasion resistance.

Level 1 ≥ 10 cycles
Level 2 ≥ 100 cycles
Level 3 ≥ 500 cycles
Level 4 ≥ 1000 cycles
Level 5 ≥ 1500 cycles
Level 6 ≥ 2000 cycles

ISO 9073-4

Traction resistance.

Level 1 > 5 N
Level 2 > 10 N
Level 3 > 50 N
Level 4 > 100 N
Level 5 > 150 N
Level 6 > 250 N

ISO 13934-1

Tear resistance.

Level 1 > 30 N
Level 2 > 60 N
Level 3 > 100 N
Level 4 > 250 N
Level 5 > 500 N
Level 6 > 1000 N

ISO 863

Perforation resistance.

Level 1 > 5 N
Level 2 > 10 N
Level 3 > 50 N
Level 4 > 100 N
Level 5 > 150 N
Level 6 > 250 N

ISO 6530

Liquid repellancy and penetration.

As per the standard, the degree of repellancy must be at level 3, and the degree of penetration must be at least at level 2 in at least one of the liquids.

Sectors where EN ISO 13034 is applied

OIL PLATFORMS

GAS INDUSTRY

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY

UTILITIES AND SUBCONTRACTORS

some of the Marina Textil fabrics that are EN ISO 13034 compliant