PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing | FAQ

What are PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing made of?


What cut protection levels does PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing offer?

  • ISO 13997:1999 Blade Cut Resistance Level 5 (the highest possible)

  • EN 388:2003 Blade Cut Resistance Level 5 (the highest possible)

  • ASTM F-1790 Blade Cut Resistance Level 4


What other levels of protection does PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing offer?

  • EN 388:2003 Tear Resistance Level 4 (the highest possible)

  • EN 388:2003 Abrasion Resistance Level 4 (the highest possible)


Where is PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing being manufactured?

  • At a ultra modern textile manufacturing facility within the European Union.


Where is the cut resistant fabric Cut-Tex® PRO being manufactured?

  • Cut-Tex® PRO is manufactured at a 'top secret' manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom, under strict ISO 9001:2008 quality standard control.


Who owns the registered trademark for Cut-Tex® PRO cut resistant fabric?

  • Cut-Tex® PRO and all future associated cut resistant fabric names and brands are all registered trademarks owned by PPSS Group in the United Kingdom.


Is Cut-Tex® PRO cut resistant fabric available as raw fabric?

  • Yes, Cut-Tex® PRO cut resistant raw fabric is available from PPSS Group only.


Is PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing machine washable?

  • Yes.  'Stability to washing and appearance assessment' tests confirmed Cut-Tex® PRO can be washed at 40° degrees and also 60° degrees, in order to fight infection and cross contamination.


Can PPSS design and manufacture BESPOKE cut resistant clothing?

  • Yes, PPSS employs a number of textile design specialists, who will be more than happy to assist you in the design of cut resistant clothing based on your operational duties, risks and threats.


Can PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing be worn against your skin?

  • Yes, without any problems. Cut-Tex® PRO is 100% Latex® free.


Where can I buy PPSS Cut Resistant Clothing from?

For intellectual property/copyright reasons, Cut-Tex® PRO labelled products cannot be sold and delivered to Germany.