The most important consideration when choosing gloves is to note the barrier and virus protection they provide. This will minimise the chance of microorganisms being transferred to your hands.
- Logistics and warehouse service
- Uniformed services
- Education (schools, kindergartens, nurseries)
- Other sectors
WHEN WEARING GLOVES, REMEMBER:
Use only disposable gloves and discard them after doffing!
For hygiene reasons, wear disposable gloves for each activity.
Do not disinfect gloves – it is not allowed!
Select appropriate glove material for the specific task; note the barrier properties of the material.
In the medical industry, the raw material used to make the gloves is particularly important, as many procedures require instruments that can mechanically damage the material. There are several types of raw materials used to manufacture gloves: