Exam gloves are the norm whenever there is a procedure where sterility and cleanliness is needed. Exam gloves protect the wearer from chemicals, biohazards, and other potentially dangerous substances, whether the user is in a health care facility or in any situation where there are contamination hazards. Exam gloves also are to protect the patient from any cross contamination during exams or medical procedures. Using the right pair of disposable exam gloves is essential for personal safety and that of others in work environments such as hospitals and labs.
Examination gloves can also be used in the home to clean up household spills, protection for hands from harsh detergents and other cleaning products, biohazards, other potentially dangerous substances, painting, pet messes, gardening or even when changing the engine oil. They are low cost and nice to have at hand when unsanitary situations arise. Examination gloves available in physical dimensions for various sizes like Ex-Small, Small, Medium, Large and Ex-Large.
Examination gloves are available as either sterile or non-sterile and are available mostly in XS, S, M, L and XL sizes. People with a thicker palm may need a size larger than the measurement and vice versa. For easy donning of gloves, powders have been used as lubricants. In early days powders derived from pines or club moss are used as lubricants.
Our selection of disposable exam gloves comes from trusted brands and they provide the high-quality safety standards required to prevent accidents in any work environment and protect what matters most at your facility.
Latex gloves are the glove of choice for most examination purposes. They stretch and snap back into shape unlike many types of synthetic based gloves and are also made of natural rubber making it earth friendly. Vinyl or nitrile examination gloves are made as an alternate choice for patients and caregivers who do have latex allergies.
Examination gloves for general use
Powder Free Latex Examination Gloves
Disposable examination gloves made of soft latex and powder-free. The powder-free glove has an inner synthetic coating and is leak-proof and tear-resistant. It provides an exceptional sense of touch and a sure grip thanks to the textured surface. The gloves can be worn on either hand in a sterile and non-sterile presentation. It is highly tear-resistant and suitable for use in hospitals, private practices, dental clinics and the nursing sector as well as for professional cleaning, laboratories/pharmacies and food handling.
Powdered Latex Examination Gloves
Disposable examination gloves made of soft latex, slightly powdered, highly elastic and tear-resistant. In moist conditions, the glove still grips well and instruments can be guided confidently. The glove provides the optimal sense of touch for delicate manoeuvres. It is suitable for use in hospitals, private practices, dental clinics and the nursing sector as well as for professional cleaning and food handling.
Vinyl Examination Gloves
Vinyl gloves are cost effective and latex free solution which is well suited for majority of clinical work. These Non-Latex disposable powder-free examination gloves are made of soft stretch vinyl with an inner polymer lining for easy donning. These are especially elastic and highly tear-resistant with an excellent fit and high tactile sensitivity. Hard wearing disposable glove for use in all areas where staff are at particular risk of contamination and especially suitable for persons prone to latex allergies or who experience hypersensitivity reactions to glove powder.
Nitrile Examination Gloves
Disposable nitrile exam gloves have many uses including medical examinations, chemical processing, inspection and quality control. They are ideal alternatives for users who are allergic to latex. They possess superior chemical resistance and are stronger than vinyl and latex gloves. Latex-free, nitrile gloves are often thicker than latex gloves, thus making them puncture resistant. Our broad range of disposable nitrile gloves offers different colors, sizes, materials and thicknesses. Choose between powdered and powder-free, medical-exam varieties, and general-purpose options.