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Gloves Test Package



Service Scope

A pair of nice gloves provides fanciness and even protection. Customers would expect gloves to be durable and fulfil any protective function of claims.

For fancy gloves without a protection claim, SGS provides basic chemical and physical performance test suggestions for different styles. The package helps to make sure your sample could attain the basic quality expectation on the market – the first step to customer trust and brand building.

If sample is expected to provide protection, it would be classified under personal protective equipment and would need regulatory compliance. Protection may include but is not limited to work environment protection, risk of heat or cut, puncture or impact, microorganism or chemicals. If you would like to test for those gloves but not listed below, please contact us for tailormade quote.

Product Type

  • Synthetic Leather / Real Leather / Textile Gloves
    Including the most common testing applicable for fashion gloves without a protective function. Please choose the product type according to material.

  • Oven Gloves
    Oven gloves are classified as personal protective equipment. Please browse the test package.
  • Gardening Gloves
    Gardening gloves are classified as personal protective equipment. Please contact us to request a quote.

Test Plan

Sample Size 
It will be advised in order confirmation email upon purchase.

Turnaround Time (working days)
5 Days (Regular) / 8-10 working days (if prolong skin contact metal present on product)

Test Description

Basic Physical & Quality Test
Our physical & quality test package consolidates the most common physical performance tests applying to textile products.

  • Fibre Content Analysis
  • Physical safety assessment for children
  • Colorfastness Test
  • Strength Test
  • Corrosion resistance for metal part

The test items will be adjusted depending on your product type and age range.

If sample glove is more than 14inch in length and going to US, additional flammability requirement may apply. Please contact us for tailormade quotation.

Basic Chemical Test (#composite test)
Our chemical test package includes the basic hazardous chemicals based on material type and market recall risks.

  • Total Heavy Metals
  • Phthalates
  • Formaldehyde
  • Azo dye
  • pH value
  • Nickel release on prolonged skin-contact metal
  • Chromium VI (for real leather gloves only)
  • PAH (for synthetic leather gloves only)

The test items will be adjusted depending on the marketplace and actual sample.

EU: Due to the wide range of regulations, not all EU regulatory chemical tests are included, but selected based on recall risk only.
US: Only US federal test are included. State laws are excluded.


The test items will be adjusted depending on your product type and age range. Only specific test items will be applied to selected product type, test type and destination market. Detailed test item list will be included in order confirmation email upon purchase.

Basic physical test package does not include any comment on care labelling. If you are looking for a care instruction development, please consider “Care Label Recommendation” in Washing Tests.

If your product is composed of white color or indigo dye (which is common for denim), you may want to consider additional Colorfastness Tests for White Color/Indigo Dye. Dye for these color types are especially vulnerable to certain warehouse condition.

# To save your test budget, composite test is quoted for chemical testing. Similar materials on sample will be gathered for analysis. In case any restricted chemical is detected in composite testing, additional individual checking may be required. Applicant will be informed in that case.

For a more comprehensive restricted substance checking, please consider ECO package.

To quote an even more comprehensive assurance plan for your product, please contact us.

Strengths & benefits

Regulatory Experts
Ensure your product compliance to specific countries requirement

Global Network
Provide worldwide coverage and access to all key locations & markets

Order flow

1. Check Out

Confirm selections and fill in contact info

2. Arrange Payment

Pay by credit card or bank transfer offline​

3. Confirm Test Plan

Confirm test and product details

4. Send Sample

Send the sample with printed form

5. Receive Report

Receive our test report by email


Online Payment
  • Order acknowledgment email will be sent to you by system after successful payment
  • Order confirmation email with service details will be sent to you within 1 working day by our specialist
Offline Payment
  • We accept T/T bank transfer payment
  • Order acknowledgment email with bank details for payment will be sent to you by system after order submission
  • Please arrange payment and send payment receipt to our specialist by email
  • Order confirmation email with service details will be sent to you after payment verification by our specialist


You can add them to shopping cart and proceed to checkout for placing your order online. You will receive an order acknowledgment with order details after online order.

It is not necessary to create an account for online purchase, you can select Guest Checkout to place an order without an account.

However, creating an account offers additional benefits:

  • Your contact information will be saved securely for a faster checkout
  • Track your order status and history

If you place an order as a guest, please check our notifications at your email box. Please remember to check promotional and junk mail box if you can’t find it.

If you place an order as a member, please log in and check the status of your order under “Quote Request” or “Orders”.

SGS TIC Mall only accepts US$ for checkout.

You will receive a test application form, sample requirement and delivery details in confirmation email upon successful payment, please complete the form and send the required sample(s) to our competence centre in Hong Kong.

Please contact your dedicated specialist to submit your request. It will be reviewed case by case depending on the order process.

No, you can’t cancel and refund the paid order unless there is quality or service delivery issue.

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