January 20, 2021
Powder free Latex Gloves are latex gloves which do not contain powder. The powder is classically cornstarch, which is added to gloves to make them easier to put on.
It is supposed to make gloves safer, by reducing the risk of ripping or tearing them while donning them, but studies seem to suggest that powdered latex gloves are actually problematic for people with latex allergies. Many facilities have phased out the use of powdered gloves in favor of powder free ones, including major research facilities, which have pushed for a complete phasing out of powdered gloves.
December 28, 2020
In the food processing industry, gloves serve two purposes: protecting the worker and protecting the food. Since cross-contamination and hygiene are critical issues, reusable gloves are not the best choice for this type of work.
December 11, 2020
The coronavirus spreads through droplets in the air. The primary way it enters the respiratory tract is when people inhale droplets that carry the virus. A smaller proportion of cases happen when someone touches a contaminated surface and then touches their face.
December 04, 2020
Besides Vinyl, Latex, and Nitrile gloves, two new kinds of Disposable Gloves have begun to grow in popularity: Cast Polyethylene (CPE) gloves and Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) gloves.Learn about 'What is CPE Gloves', and some of their benefits in today’s post.