EN 166: 2001
Personal Eye Protection
European Standard, applying to all types of individual protection of the eye which protects from hazards likely to damage the eye, except nuclear radiation, x-rays, laser emissions and infrared emitted by low-temperature sources. Does not apply to eye protection for which separate standards exist (E.g anti-laser eye protection, sunglasses for general use).
EN 170: 2002
UV Rays Protection
European Standard for Ultraviolet Filters
Specifications of level numbers and of requirements relating to the transmittance of the filters for protections against ultraviolet radiation.
ANSI/ISEA Z87.1: 2010
American National Standard – Personal Eye and Face Protective Devices
This standard provides minimum general requirements, test method, selection, use and maintenance of eye and face protection devices.
2 Levels of protection:
Z87 marking = "Basic Impact"
Z87+ marking = "High Impact"
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