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Extreme High-Risk Single-Use 16-inch Nitrile Gloves

by mdsassociates
Sat, Sep 28th 2019 08:00 am

Halyard® Purple Nitrile® Max Hi-Risk Exam Gloves

The hands are a worker's instruments and the proper hand protection against hazards ia critical component to protecting their personal safety and preventing cross contamination.

Typical or standard 9-inch long disposable gloves are more appropriate for basic applications such as patient exams or but are not suggested hand protection for extreme or hi-risk circumstances.

Over the years, many glove manufactuers have introduced single-use hi-risk gloves that feature extra protection. Typically these have a longer cuff length (12-inches) and a heavier mil thickness. Designed for additional strength and coverage, hi-risk gloves are a better option in hand protection but there's a drawback to these as the cuffs slide down to the wrists.

Purple Nitrile Max Extreme Protection Glove’s are constructed with a snug-fitting, 16-inch long tapered cuff that covers the entire forearm. This innovative design prevents roll-down or exposure and reduces self adjustments that potentially leads to cross contamination. At 11-mil thick, Purple Nitrile Max Gloves are more than twice the weight of other style gloves.

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