Knowledge base

Marking and standards

Graphic logo Meaning/how to read
CE conformity marking

CE conformity marking

CE conformity marking (category II)

Conformity marking for PPE for medium risk (category II)

CE conformity marking with the notified body number

CE conformity marking with the notified body number and address for cat. III PPE

CE conformity marking with the notified body number and address

CE conformity marking with the notified body number and address for cat. III PPE

Conformity marking with the notified body number for surgical gloves

Conformity marking with the notified body number for surgical gloves

Date of manufacture

Date of manufacture

Designation of an authorised European representative of the product manufacturer

Designation of an authorised European representative of the product manufacturer; indicate name and address

EN 1149-1

EN 1149-1 Gloves with anti-static properties

EN 374-1 chemical protection gloves

EN 374-1 chemical protection gloves;
accompanied by a 3-digit code referring to three
chemical substances in the list No. 12 as defined in Annex A to EN 374-1, for which the breakthrough time is at least 30 minutes

EN 374-1 water resistant gloves

EN 374-1 water resistant gloves;
the graphic symbol used if the gloves have been tested for resistance to chemical substances, but were not resistant to 3 indicated in Annex A to EN 374-1 at least at level 2 (30 minutes) or were tested for other substances

EN ISO 374-2

En 374-2-Gloves resistant to microorganisms;
gloves with AQL of ≤1.5

EN 388

EN 388 - gloves for protection against mechanical hazards, where the letters indicate
a - abrasion resistance
b - blade cut resistance
c - tear resistance
d - puncture resistance
instead of letters, levels of abrasion, blade cut, tear, puncture resistance are provided, e.g. 1 0 1 0

Food Contact Material

Food Contact Material - does not alter characteristics of food.

Instructions for use

see the instructions for use

Latex

Gloves made of natural rubber latex - may cause allergic reactions, including anaphylactic reactions

Lot No. or Batch No.

Lot No./Batch No. assigned by the manufacturer

Manufacturer

Manufacturer – provide name and address of the manufacturer

Neoprene

Neoprene gloves - company’s own pictogram

Nitrile

Nitrile gloves - company’s own pictogram

No phthalates

No phthalates - company’s own marking placed on vinyl gloves

Non-sterile

Non-sterile

Polyisoprene

Polyisoprene gloves - company’s own pictogram

Powder-free gloves

Powder-free gloves– company’s own pictogram

Powder-free gloves with a polymer layer inside

Powder-free gloves with a polymer layer inside – company’s own pictogram

Powder-free gloves with a skin-care layer

Powder-free gloves with a skin-care layer – company’s own pictogram

Powdered gloves

Gloves powdered with corn starch/flour – company’s own pictogram

Product approval mark for sale in Ukraine

Product approval mark for sale in Ukraine

Product expiry date

Product expiry date

Product quality/sterility not guaranteed if packaging is opened or damaged

Product quality/sterility not guaranteed if packaging is opened or damaged

Protect from moisture

Storage conditions - protect from moisture

Protect from ozone

Storage conditions - protect from ozone

Protect from sunlight and fluorescent light

Storage conditions - protect from sunlight and fluorescent light

STERILE EO

Sterile, sterilised with ethylene oxide.

STERILE R

Sterile, Gamma sterilised/irradiated

Single-use product

Single-use product (for one patient and one procedure)

Store in the indicated temperature ranges

Storage conditions - store in the indicated temperature ranges ( 5-35°C)

Textured surface

Gloves with textured surface - company’s own pictogram

Vinyl

Vinyl gloves - company’s own pictogram

do not re-sterilise

Do not re-sterilise the product

  No favourite products
  Compare now   Close
Fraud alert

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,

We kindly inform you that the website https://mercatorgloves.com is not related to Mercator Medical Group and should be considered as a scam and unlawful impersonation of Mercator Medical S.A. or the Mercator Medical Group. We bear no responsibility for any unlawful activities or false information originating from the aforementioned website and other online and offline channels that falsely impersonate the Company. The Company’s only official website is https://mercatormedical.eu.

Mercator Medical Group will report any suspicious or unlawful activities undertaken by any person or organisation falsely impersonating the Company to the relevant authorities, and reserves the right to take legal action against fraudsters.

With reference to information we have received about attempts to impersonate Mercator Medical S.A. or Mercator Medical Group companies to fraudulently obtain an advance payment for allegedly owned merchandise, we urge you to exercise caution and carefully verify your business partners.

Mercator Medical Team

Close
Fraud alert