Disposable gloves are available in a range of materials and formulations, making each type uniquely suited to specific uses. How can you determine which type will best meet your needs? Review our handy guide and don’t hesitate to contact us if you still have questions.

What should I look for in a disposable glove?

Depending on the job you need the glove to do, you’ll want to consider flexibility, puncture resistance, frequency of use, and comfort. If latex allergy is a concern, you have excellent alternatives in advanced synthetic materials.

Nitrile Gloves

Manufactured from uniquely compounded formulations, nitrile – a synthetic rubber – is used to manufacture gloves that are wonderfully soft and comfortable, providing reliable protection against abrasions, oils, and chemicals.

Nitrile is now the most popular choice of protective glove material as an alternative to latex when allergic reaction is a concern.