UCi 16" PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets R240

  • Pair of chemical-resistant PVC gauntlets
  • Suitable for use with solvents and chemicals
  • Impressive abrasion resistance protects the hand
  • Cotton interior improves comfort during use


In stock now  

In stock now

Our Price:  £2.20
Excl. VAT. (£2.64 Inc. 20% VAT)

UCi 16" PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets R240

The UCi 16" PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets R240 are ideal for working with dangerous and hazardous chemicals, because they use a tough PVC coating that withstands chemicals and solvents. The manage to retain flexibility and sensitivity, ensuring that the user has total control when handling dangerous materials.

Key Information

  • EN 388: 2003 Rating: 4121
  • EN 374: 2003 Rating: 263 (AKL)
  • EN 420:2003
  • Available Sizes: 9.5
  • Supplied as a pair

Resistance of the UCi R240 PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

The UCi PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets have been tested in accordance with EU standards to ensure high levels of performance. Please find the results below:

EN 388

Property Resistance Level
Abrasion Resistance Level 4
Cut Resistance Level 1
Tear Resistance Level 2
Puncture Resistance Level 1

EN 374

These gauntlets are classified with an AQL of 0.65, meaning they have a performance level of three.

Code Letter Chemical Resistance Level
A Methanol Level 2
K Sodium Hydroxide 40% Level 6
L Sulphuric Acid 96% Level 3

Uses of the UCi R240 PVC Gauntlets

These 16" R240 PVC Gauntlets are tough and hardwearing, making them suitable for a range of environments where chemicals and solvents are present. This includes the following:

  • Chemical processing
  • Chemistry work
  • Cleaning work
  • Debris handling
  • Domestic waste handling
  • Fishing work
  • Grip work
  • Household cleaning
  • Hygiene work
  • Industrial cleaning
  • Industrial waste handling
  • Industrial work
  • Janitor work
  • Maintenance work
  • Offshore gas work
  • Offshore oil work
  • Oil filtration
  • Oil handling
  • Oil refining
  • Petro-chemical work
  • Plumbing work
  • Public utilities work
  • Recycling work
  • Refuse collection work
  • Refuse handling
  • Sewage treatment
  • Washing-up work
  • Waste handling
  • Wet work

These are designated Category II gauntlets, meaning they should be suitable for most medium-weight tasks. The Chemical-Resistant 16" Gauntlets protect you in wet and dry settings, making them ideal for janitorial work or chemical processing and refining work where no other hazards are present.

Key Features of the UCi R240 PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

  • PVC-coated gauntlets for chemical and solvent-resistance
  • Tough, hardwearing gauntlets for wet and dry situations
  • Soft, cotton interlocking lining for added comfort
  • 'Sanitised' to improve freshness and hygiene
  • Suitable for use over extended periods of time
  • Fully REACH compliant and phthalate-free formulation

Sizing of the UCi R240 Gauntlets

The Standard 16" PVC Gauntlets are available in one size. Please measure the circumference of your hand around the knuckles (excluding your thumb) with your palm open and your fingers together. Next, measure the length of your hand from the tip of your middle finger to your wrist and consult the table below.

Indications of Where to Measure Your Hand

Size Circumference (mm) Length (mm)
Size 9.5 241.5mm 198mm

Documentation for the UCi Gauntlets

Conformity Statement Instructions for Use
Download the Conformity Statement for the PVC Gauntlets Download the Instruction Manual for the PVC Gauntlets

Be the first to Write a Review for this item!

Ask a Question

If you haven't found what you're looking for with our listing or if there is anything you would like to ask, please feel free to fill in the form below and we will strive to find your answer as soon as possible. Our team of workwear experts have a huge base of knowledge that allows them to answer any questions that you might have regarding this product.

Name: *
Email Address: *
Your Message: *
Please enter your query here
Please add the two numbers


This item will be dispatched by 1st Class Royal Mail, DPD courier or UPS courier.

The estimated delivery time for this item is usually 1-3 working days when ordered before 14:00, Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).

Please contact our Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0598 for an up to the minute delivery expectation for this product.

UK Delivery Charges

Certain orders delivered to the UK are subject to a delivery charge; refer to the table below for more information. Please note that all values are listed exclusive of VAT.

Order Value UK Delivery Charge
Up to £39.99 £4.95
£40.00 and over FREE

Coronavirus Update

Please note that, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, our processing time may increase slightly. We would advise that orders may be set back by as much as five working days, though we are striving to keep our delivery schedule as close to normal as possible.

If you have been waiting over 7 working days for your order and would like an update, please contact our Customer Care team at helpdesk@workwear.co.uk.