Blog/Glove Knowledgebase — Automotive Gloves

What's the Difference Between Industrial and Medical Grade Gloves

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Great question, and the short answer is yes. Medical glove must meet higher standards to be labeled as examination gloves. They need to have a higher AQL than there industrial counterparts.

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Advantages of Using 8 Mil Orange Nitrile Gloves

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

If you are looking for an outstanding glove that offers superior protection and allows for wide array of applications; you will be glad to be introduced to the 8 Mil Orange Nitrile Glove. Here we will highlight five main advantages to using this particular glove; and you’ll realize why you and your employees can’t go another day without switching over to using this glove.  Uncompromisingly Textured One of the most unique and important advantages to using these particular 8 Mil Orange Nitrile Gloves is that their entire surface is covered in a raised diamond texture. This increased amount of grip-ability allows...

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Why People are Switching to Nitrile over Latex Gloves

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

As we have talked about before on the blog here at Your Glove Source, we’ve seen a huge spike in the use of nitrile gloves rather than latex gloves, especially within the medical industry.   However, with nitrile and latex gloves being so similar in fit, comfort, and protection, what is the cause of this huge shift in glove choice?   Latex Allergies   The number one biggest reason that individuals, companies, or even industries make the switch from latex to nitrile is because of the presence of latex allergies. Latex is made from a natural rubber, and some of...

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Choosing the Right Glove for the job: Automotive Applications

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

It is common knowledge that automotive workers should wear gloves while performing their tasks. No one wants to come away after a hard day’s work covered in grease and oil. Not only do gloves help in this regard, but they also provide a level of protection to automotive workers. With so many types of glove materials on the market, this week at Your Glove Source, we want to point you in the right direction for choosing the best glove for your automotive applications.  Why Wear Gloves in Automotive Applications? Automotive mechanics work with some of the most dangerous and harsh...

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