Cut Resistance: What's In a Level 5 Glove? | EHS Today
You will note that there are two bars on the graph for the CE 5 rating. This is because in tests by respected manufacturers, we find that CE Level 5 gloves offer a wide array of performance ranges. Some of these gloves score as low as 1,000 grams (10 newtons), qualifying them barely for a Level 3 on the ASTM/ISEA scale.