The relevant legislation is as follows:
The following table shows some of the harmonized standards, which, if applied voluntarily by the manufacturer, provide presumption of conformity to the Personal Protective Equipment belonging to category I:
Please remember that the harmonized standards referred to above are those prevailing at the time of drawing up the procedure and a check should always be made for any updates.
Attached please find PPE Guidelines: the guides (in English) which the European Commission has published for the correct application of the directives.
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