Best Food Handling Gloves
Thursday, 29 March 2018 | Admin
Whenever you handle food in a commercial environment – whether you're prepping ingredients in a catering kitchen, putting the final touches on your latest culinary masterpiece, or serving food at a festival – it's crucial that you wear gloves to prevent contamination and ensure good hygiene. Choosing the right gloves is vital, as not all gloves are suitable for use with food, and not all gloves are made equal. However, with so many different options on the market, how do you decide which gloves are most suitable? We've hopefully taken some of the guess-work out of the equation for you with this list of the Best Food Handling Gloves.
Polyco Finite PF Bodyguards Nitrile Disposable Gloves FN100
For food handling applications that take place in the kitchen, it's a good idea to wear coloured disposable gloves to prevent any glove material from contaminating food. The Polyco Finite PF Bodyguards Nitrile Disposable Gloves FN100 are an excellent choice – not only due to their blue colour, but also because their unique nitrile formulation provides strength while maintaining pliability and tactile sensitivity. Featuring textured fingertips for improved grip, these versatile gloves enable you to perform precise movements in both wet and dry conditions with ease.
Key Features: Unique formulation creates a flexible and sensitive glove, while the easily-detectable colour reduces the risk of glove material contaminating food.
Shield GD52 Smooth Polythene Disposable Gloves
With an ambidextrous design, the Shield GD52 Smooth Polythene Disposable Gloves offer an economical and versatile hygiene solution for a diverse range of food handling applications. These high-quality polythene gloves are packaged in small bags of 100 gloves for easy storage and convenient dispensing. Completely latex free, the Shield GD52 Gloves carry a reduced risk of skin allergy and allergic reaction, making them suitable for most individuals.
Key Features: Latex free, with an ambidextrous design for greater versatility.
Aurelia Bold Medical Grade Nitrile Gloves 73995-5
Made from nitrile, the Aurelia Bold Medical Grade Nitrile Gloves 73995-5 provide superior strength and protection when compared to similar latex of vinyl gloves. These robust single-use gloves have an ambidextrous design, which makes them an economical option for food handling applications. This, in combination with their micro-textured finish for safer handling and beaded cuffs that prevent liquid from entering the gloves, makes the Aurelia Bold Gloves a versatile option.
Key Features: Made from strong and durable nitrile, with an ambidextrous design for more versatile and economical use.
Ansell Foodsure U12B Blue Food Handling Gloves
Offering both excellent flexibility and light chemical resistance, the reusable Ansell Foodsure U12B Blue Food Handling Gloves are ideal for modern food processing environments. These natural rubber latex gloves feature a cotton flock lining for improved user comfort and a tear-resistant beaded cuff for easy donning and greater durability. With a negative pattern finish, these gloves provide good grip for precise handling.
Key Features: Textured pattern to ensure good grip, and blue colour for easy detection.
Supertouch 1101/1102/1103/1104 Disposable Powdered Vinyl Gloves
The Supertouch 1101/1102/1103/1104 Disposable Powdered Vinyl Gloves are available in four different colours – Blue, Red, Green and Yellow – making them ideal for environments where colour-coding is used to prevent cross-contamination. These disposable PVC gloves have a beaded cuff for easy donning and a smooth finish for enhanced tactile sensitivity. Free from latex proteins, the Supertouch Disposable Powdered Vinyl Gloves are ideal for individuals with sensitive skin or latex allergy.
Key Features: High-quality, latex-free PVC gloves, available in four colours for reduced risk of contamination.
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