1 in 3 Non-3M™ Scotchlite™ Reflective Material Garments Purchased
NOT Be Compliant.
What’s The Difference?
Both vests look basically the same. Both may claim to be compliant. But only one actually meets reflectivity standards.
Play it safe, stick with the leader
3M™ Scotchlite™ Reflective Material is rigorously tested and meets compliance with industry safety standards.
Fact: Independent testing shows that 1 in 3 non-3M™
Scotchlite™ Reflective Material garments purchased in
the open market is not compliant to the ANSI 107/EN 471
standard for reflective brightness.* *Source: BLS CFOI Database Includes NAICS 211,
213111, 213112 2003-2009
Compliance Matters in Safety Garments!
3M is an innovator in retroreflective technology
We’ve been advancing the science of visibility for over 70 years
We ensure every shipment of material is compliant before it leaves our factory
3M is quality you can trust to help keep workers safe
3M products perform to your specifications
3M third party certificates come from accredited labs
Have confidence your garment is compliant
Learn more about ANSI/ISEA 107 - 2010 Standards for Work Wear.
*Based on a study by 3M of 79 garments purchased on the open market (all using components other than
3M™ Scotchlite™ Reflective Material), 33% failed the ANSI 107 test for initial brightness.
These data were verified by third party testing.