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GloveWorks HD Royal Blue GWRBN Diamond Textured Nitrile

Posted by Darren Gordon on

GloveWorks HD Royal Blue GWRBN Diamond Textured Nitrile

Non-traditional colored gloves are not only a fun change to the workplace, but they can also be very beneficial in certain industries. The Gloveworks GWRBN royal blue nitrile gloves have an aggressive diamond texture on the fingers and palms that allow for superb grip in dry and even wet conditions. This is super helpful when working with small tools or delicate items.The 6 mil thickness of these nitrile gloves will stand up to a pretty wide range of hazards. Nitrile is inherently resistant to punctures, abrasions, and rips! This means these royal blue nitrile gloves are a great glove for many...

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Best Gloves for Household Cleaning

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Best Gloves for Household Cleaning

Cleaning the house isn’t on the top of the chore list for most people, however, it must get done in the end. Since you’ll be using a variety of chemicals, found in household cleaners, it is wise to invest in gloves that you can wear while cleaning. Depending on the task at hand, you could use disposable or reusable gloves. Below are some features you should look for in cleaning gloves, as well as our suggestions for the best gloves to use in household cleaning. Top Three Features:  Grip: No matter what household cleaning task you encounter, you’ll need to grip...

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What You Should Know About Chemical Resistance and Disposable Gloves

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

What You Should Know About Chemical Resistance and Disposable Gloves

Many jobs require workers to handle a variety of different chemicals, yet these tasks don’t warrant the use of hefty multi-use work gloves. When using disposable gloves in your work place, it is important to be aware of the chemical resistance these type of gloves do, or don’t have. It is easy to generalize your knowledge about disposable gloves, and by making assumptions and generalizations, employees can begin to hold false facts, or myths about the reality of the chemical resistance their disposable gloves have. One of those myths is the assumption that all disposable latex gloves are chemical resistant. Another is...

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Why Disposable Gloves Have Become So Essential

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Why Disposable Gloves Have Become So Essential

Disposable gloves are becoming more and more prevalent in nearly all industries. While they don’t necessarily offer a high level of cut or puncture resistance, they have become invaluable to workers who need a quick and easy layer of protection. We are seeing disposable gloves being used in medical applications, salons, food service, and more. There are a handful of key reasons why disposable gloves have become a standard across the board.   Since disposable gloves are relatively inexpensive and easy to put on and change, it is super easy to use them to prevent any sort of cross-contamination in...

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Why are Disposable Gloves Getting Thinner with More Gloves Per Box?

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Why are Disposable Gloves Getting Thinner with More Gloves Per Box?

As many of you already know, the use of disposable gloves is widespread to nearly every industry. Disposable gloves specifically are primarily found in food service, medical, and manufacturing industries. And to narrow it down even more, disposable glove use in these industries are used frequently for short durations. With that, the cost of keeping up with disposable glove use can get quite expensive for employers. Something you might notice as you shop for disposable gloves is that manufacturers are attempting to help reduce cost by producing gloves that are thinner and more cost effective. It is a common problem in...

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