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Nitrile Gloves

Nitrile Gloves

Medihands is a specialized provider of Nitrile Gloves under its own Medihands brand. These are non-sterile examination and protective gloves for single use, intended for use in the medical field to protect patient and user from cross-contamination, conducting medical examinations, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and for handling medical contaminated material.

  • Gloves are category III Personal Protective Equipment as per Annex I of the Regulation 2016/425 and comply to standards:
  • EN 420:2003+A1:2009, EN ISO 374-1:2016 (Type B), EN 374-2:2014,
  • EN 16523-1:2015, EN 374-4:2013, EN ISO 374-5:2016.
  • EU Type Examination Certificate issued by: SATRA (Notified Body No. 2777)
  • CE and TÜV certified
  • FDA and 510K approved
  • Non-sterile
  • Powder-free
  • Blue Colour
  • Size : S/M/L/XL

Gloves are classified as Medical Devices Class I and as a Personal Protective Equipment category III. Their design and labelling correspond to the requirements of the European Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC and the European Regulation 2016/425 on Personal Protective Equipment. Gloves should be used solely according to their intended application.

Why Nitrile?

Nitrile is stronger than Latex – It is up to three times more resistant to puncturing. Many medical professionals rely on the strength and durability of Nitrile gloves, and this is especially more important when the person using the gloves is exposed to blood-borne pathogens and diseases and when other environmental contaminants are areas of concern. This is the reason why Nitrile gloves are preferred by EMTs, medical professionals, and laboratory workers.

Nitrile gloves have greater resistance against chemicals – Aside from being physically stronger than Latex, Nitrile gloves are also more resistant to the adverse effects of chemicals, acids, oils, and other substances. Nitrile is highly recommended for use by people working with 67% of chemicals, which is 28% more compared to rubber and Vinyl.

Nitrile gloves are completely devoid of Latex – Aside from being superior in performance in different types of work application and industries, Nitrile disposable gloves are also popular alternatives to Latex in many different professions. It is because it does not trigger Latex allergies in people with sensitivities.

Nitrile gloves have a longer shelf life – You can store more Nitrile gloves without worrying about them getting brittle. Latex gloves have a shelf life shorter than Nitrile.

Nitrile gloves conform to the user’s hands – If you wear the Nitrile gloves longer, your body heat will make the material conform to the shape of your hands, making them fit more comfortably. Nitrile gloves, though not as elastic as Latex, are more elastic compared to Vinyl.

Vinyl-Nitrile Blend Gloves

Vinyl/Nitrile Blend gloves contain no natural latex protein, causing no allergies, and offering affordable and effective safety and hygiene in various work environments for medical, industrial and food handling applications. Better feeling compared to Vinyl gloves.

  • Non sterile
  • Latex free
  • Size: S/M/L/XL
  • CE and TÜV certified
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