Gloves

WE HAVE DISPOSABLE GLOVES FOR A VARIETY OF USES!

"What kind of glove do I need?" Here's a quick run down on the different types of gloves out there:

Latex Gloves

Pro's: Offer the best fit , feel and protection from germs. Ideal for fine work where sensitivity is important, like brain surgery. Can be ordered powdered which makes them easier to slip on.

Cons: Some people are allergic to latex, and the cornstarch powder makes the possibility of an allergic reaction greater.

Vinyl Gloves

Pro's: Offer good fit and feel as well as protection from germs. Good for housekeeping duty and food preparation. Significantly less expensive than latex. Less likely to cause allergic reactions than latex. Can be ordered powdered which makes them easier to slip on.

Cons: Fit and feel are less precise than latex. Easier to puncture than latex and nitrile. Level of protection lower than latex or nitrile.

Nitrile Gloves

Pro's: Made from synthetic latex they offer fit and feel similar to natural latex. Less likely to cause allergic reaction than latex, high puncture resistance, easy to put on. 

Cons: More expensive than latex or vinyl.

Poly Gloves

Pro's: Inexpensive. Easy to put on and take off quickly. Designed for food service use.

Cons: Not recommended for brain surgery. Very difficult to look cool while wearing them.

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