Blog/Glove Knowledgebase — Nitrile Gloves

Finding the Perfect Disposable Glove Fit

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Finding the Perfect Disposable Glove Fit   Disposable gloves can be used for virtually any task, but one of the most important things to consider is the fit of your glove. A poor fitting glove can make you less efficient in completing the task at hand.   In some cases, disposable gloves are naturally loose fitting. For example, if you are working in a food prep job, you’d likely be using a vinyl glove that is loose fitting. However, for the vast majority of tasks, you’ll want a well fitting glove that conforms closely to the shape of your hand....

Read more →

Heavy Duty Nitrile Gloves Have More to Offer

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Heavy Duty Nitrile Gloves Have More to Offer

No matter what industry you find yourself in, heavy duty nitrile gloves are an excellent option for you and your employees. We love heavy duty nitrile gloves because they are free from allergy risks that are common with their latex counterparts, and they have excellent chemical and abrasion resistance across the board. The Gloveworks HD Nitrile Gloves are an excellent multi-purpose option for any job. They come in an 8 mil thickness and a 6 mil thickness, with a variety of color options. They are durable and strong enough to protect wearers against punctures, abrasions, and chemicals. With all this protection,...

Read more →

Best Gloves for Auto Detailing

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Best Gloves for Auto Detailing

If you work on detailing cars, it is super important for you to utilize gloves while you’re working. This isn’t a matter of vanity, but rather a matter of protecting your health and well-being. Detailing cars involves the regular use of many types of chemicals that can be very dangerous to your health if they’re handled improperly. Your skin is very porous and is capable of absorbing virtually anything it comes into contact with for a prolonged period of time. This is why it is vital to have a pair of gloves on your hands as an added barrier of protection. The...

Read more →

Food Safety, What You Need to Know

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Food Safety, What You Need to Know

If you work in the food service industry, you know how important it is to maintain safety with and around food. In fact, foodborne illness outbreaks have increased by 40% in the last year. Believe it or not, there is much more to food safety than just making sure your hands are washed. By the end of this article, you should be equipped with practical tips on how you can play your part in proper food safety.   First and foremost, when you begin the process of mitigating foodborne illnesses in your work environment, you must train all levels of...

Read more →

Chemical Resistant Gloves: What’s the Best Choice for Your Job

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Chemical Resistant Gloves: What’s the Best Choice for Your Job

When working in an environment where chemicals are handled on a regular basis, it is imperative that you do adequate research to find the proper type of chemical resistant glove that will offer you adequate protection for your job.   There are two main categories that all chemical resistant gloves fall into: unsupported and supported. An unsupported glove is constructed by dipping a hand form into glove composite material and once the composite dries it is peeled off the hand form, creating a molded glove. This category of glove offers excellent dexterity as well as tactile sensitivity.   On the...

Read more →