We're here if you have a question


(Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM EST)

We're here if you have a question 800-274-4637






Single-Use Biodegradable BLACK EBT Nitrile Gloves

Protection.   Preservation.   Performance.

GreenCircle Certified and Validated by independent certified laboratories using ASTM International test methods (ASTM D5526 & D5511). 

Certified to Resist Fatal Toxins

It seems like single-use gloves are worn virtually everywhere making them essential for health and safety. Simple, inexpensive and practical, they protect wearers from cross contamination and are regulated by the government to be worn to cover the hand when handling consumer type items such as food or pharmaceuticals because, well, hands can be dirty and transmit all types of nasty stuff.

When you consider how many people wear and dispose single-use gloves in hospitals, offices, schools, warehouses, labs and food service and processing establishments every day, the numbers are outrageous. For most businesses, workers simply toss these gloves into the garbage where they make their way to landfill and studies have shown, it can take 100+ years to decompose.

Improve Sustainability / Boost Green Credentials / Reduce Recycling Costs & Showa® 6112PF (N-DEX™) Biodegradable Black Nitrile GlovesLandfill Waste

In an attempt to eliminate landfill pollution, SHOWA® has introduced its line of biodegradable single-use nitrile gloves and they are being well received by environmentally conscience businesses!

Did you know that conventional disposable gloves take 200+ years to breakdown? Well that's about to change! Crafted with SHOWA’s revolutionary patent-pending Eco Best Technology® (EBT), it is the breakthrough innovation that makes these SHOWA® 6112PF black gloves fully biodegradable, sustainable and the first of their kind.

SHOWGREENCIRCLE CERTIFIED BIODEGRADABLE A® has achieved the GreenCircle® certification for this glove that meet all the necessary qualifications to be certified for biodegradable claims. The ASTM D5526 test demonstrated that SHOWA® EBT gloves achieved 82% biodegradation in only 386 days, while gloves without EBT achieved only 1.9% biodegradation over the same period of time. EBT offers the solution that makes a difference to the environment, without any compromise on protection and performance for the user.

Regular nitrile gloves cannot attract enough (if any) microbial activity to begin breaking down the polymer’s molecular structure, thus leaving the process of reclamation to light, heat, mechanical stress and moisture... unlike these NEW SHOWA 6112PF biodegradable gloves! EBT accelerates the biodegradation of nitrile in biologically active landfills and it does not alter the protective nature or shelf life of the glove nor will it begin to biodegrade prior to disposal. When disposed in landfills,an EBT organic additive is designed to make the glove attractive to microbial activity in a landfill. Upon consumption of the EBT formulation, micro-organisms excrete enzymes that breaks down the nitrile leaving zero waste behind.

Decreased risk of allergies make these perfect for public utilities, zoos, petrochemical, janitorial, spas/salons, housekeeping, public utlilites, gardening, growing/processing, landscaping, mueseums, laboratory, pharmaceutical, food processing, automotive and agriculture. These snug-fitting SHOWA® black colored nitrile gloves use body temperature to mold to the shape of the hand, ensuring a snug and comfortable fit for the wearer providing what is referred to as a second-skin fit and feel. N-DEX® Biodegradable Single-Use Nitrile Gloves are ideal for brief intermittent contact with some chemicals, including certain acids, alcohols, alkalies and ketones.

Shop Now     Certified Against Fatal Toxins!

This biodegradable  4-mil disposable powder-free nitrile glove delivers unmatched comfort, dexterity, and performs the same as non-EBT nitrile disposable gloves. The black color is ideal for light sensitivie applications. They are free of natural rubber latex proteins and decreases the risk of allergies. Made from component materials that will resist fentanyl and also comply with Federal regulations for food contact 21CFR, 177.2600.

+order your SHOWA® 6112PF Biodegradable Black Gloves today

Also available in color green. Order Showa® 6110PF GREEN Biodegradable Gloves here

Style Number          Size                

6112PFXS                     5-6/XS

6112PFS                       6-7/S

6112PFM                      7-8/M

6112PFL                       8-9/L

6112PFXL                     9-10/XL

6112PFXXL                  10-11/XXL

The packaging of this glove is made from recycled paper and 100% post-consumer waste with 100 gloves per box, 10 boxes per carton.

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm Eastern Time

Call or Click

Orders.    Questions.   Volume Discounts.
+(800) 274-4637   |   +(716) 668-4001   |    [email protected]

“We Want You to Return Home Safely…Every Day”