CE III Conformite Europeenne III

CE marked products are approved according to current European safety, health, performance and environmental regulations within the European Economic Area (EEA). CE certification is a legally required marking for electrical appliances, machinery, measuring instruments and personal protective equipment, among others. The EC 2016/425 regulation applies to all personal protective equipment, with the exception of some very specific product groups. In addition, additional standards with general requirements and specific test methods may apply to certain products.

The CE marking for PPE is divided into three different risk categories, with category III being the most stringent. Category III PPE protects the user from serious safety risks, such as fatal accident, permanent injury and other irreversible risks. All PPE in category III is therefore certified and tested by an independent body to ensure quality. enk in category III, for example, a product such as a medical nitrile glove.