Views: 201 Author: Pidegree Medical Publish Time: 03-20-2020 Origin: Pidegreegroup
When buying disposable gloves, there are many different types to meet different needs.Do you know the difference between latex,vinyl,nitrile gloves?
Distinguished by Glove Material :
Latex gloves are made of nature rubber coming from Rubber tree ,while vinyl gloves are produced with raw synthetic materials (mainly PVC – Poly Vinyl Chloride-and-Phthalates DINP plasticizers that makes plastics soft and pliable ) ,and nitrile gloves are made of NBR (Nitrile Butadiene Rubber),which is a material of synthetic origin derived from the polymerization of Butadiene and Acrylonitrile.
Because of material difference,they have their advantages and disadvantages.
let's get more specific of their advantages and disadvantages.
|Latex||highest comfort , flexibility ,fit and tactile sensitivity||latex -allergic|
|Vinyl||cost efficient||less elastic|
|Nitrile||stretchy , durable ,punch resistance||Less cost effective|
Now we have a better understanding of different materials of disposable gloves , this will help you to choose the right gloves.