What Type Of Gloves To Choose?

When deciding between gloves latex, nitrile or vinyl … can be a bit confusing trying to determine which type of glove is ideal. Let’s take a closer look at the attributes and benefits of each type of glove.

Latex gloves
The latex gloves are made of natural material. They are the type of gloves most used in the health field. The main reason why people choose an alternative to latex is because many people suffer from latex allergies. When allergy is not a concern,latex has a slight advantage with comfort and dexterity over nitrile gloves.


They are like having a second skin.

High level of tactile sensitivity.

They are good to use for a long period of time.

They work well for high-risk situations involving infectious material.

They are slightly powdered, making them easier to put on.

They are very elastic and strong.

They are biodegradable.

The nitrile gloves are made of a synthetic rubber, and are an ideal alternative iflatex allergy . The nitrile gloves are characterized by high puncture resistance.


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They are more resistant to drilling .

High level of sensitivity.

They are good for use for an extended time.

They work well for high-risk situations involving infectious material.

Resistance to many chemicals.

Vinyl gloves
The vinyl gloves are the most chosen for the food industry and in situations of short duration and / or if non – hazardous material handling. While they may be less durable, they are the most economical option .


Latex free.

They have a more comfortable fit

They are good for short-term use, and low-risk tasks.

They are the most economical option .

It has anti-static properties.

They are best for handling non-hazardous material.

They may be lightly powdered to make them easier to put on.

So, when it comes time to decide what kind of protective gloves is the most appropriate, you have to keep in mind…. How much protection do I need?

In Medical Market we offer a wide selection of disposable gloves latex, nitrile ,vinyl gloves, and more. We are sure that you will find the perfect option that suits your needs and budget.

If you have any question about gloves do not hesitate to contact us by calling 665 890 821 or by sending an email to: info@medicalmarket.es.

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