Portwest AP10 Environmentally Friendly Nitrile Coated Bamboo Safety Gloves
Bamboo is an incredibly flexible, reusable and sustainably sourced material that is making waves in the workwear clothing industry. Perfect for mechanics, packing professionals, builders and construction pros, Portwest AP10 Environmentally Friendly Nitrile Coated Bamboo Safety Gloves are incredibly breathable thanks to their porous foundation fabric.
Their rough, ready and robust nitrile palm coating coupled with their inherent renewable and sustainable nature makes them the number one choice for environmentally conscious workmen and women.
- Glove Codes:
- EN 388: 4121X
- Available Sizes: Size 6 - Size 11
- Supplied as a pair
Resistance of the Uvex TwinFlex Cut Level D Bamboo Safety Gloves
|Property ||Resistance Level |
|Abrasion Resistance ||Level 4 |
|Cut Resistance ||Level 1 |
|Tear Resistance ||Level 2 |
|Puncture Resistance ||Level 1 |
|ISO Cut Resistance ||N/A |
Suitable Applications and Environments for Portwest AP10 Safety Gloves
Thanks to their high dexterity, oil-resistance and durable, lightweight fit, these gloves are suitable for use in a large variety of industrial applications, such as:
Key Specifications of the Portwest AP10 Foam Nitrile Bamboo Safety Glove
- Made with bamboo and dipped in nitrile foam for excellent dexterity and grip
- Bamboo is a sustainable material that is also incredibly soft for your comfort
- The nitrile coating provides oil resistance and grip in wet and dry conditions
- These gloves are 100% latex free making them suitable for people allergic to latex
- Very thin 15 gauge liner that grants the wearer a large amount of dexterity
- More than just environmentally friendly, the Portwest planet range is based around ethics
- Only the palm is dipped for a breathable back of hand that helps to keep your hands cool
- Suitable for use across a wide variety of industries and applications for the eco-conscious
Which Size Portwest AP10 Safety Gloves Are Right for Me?
The Portwest AP10 Nitrile Gloves are available in six different sizes that should suit most users. To find which size is best for you, please measure the circumference and length of your hand as shown below and match your results to the sizing table.
|Size ||Palm Circumference ||Hand Length |
|Size 6 ||152mm ||160mm |
|Size 7 ||178mm ||171mm |
|Size 8 ||203mm ||182mm |
|Size 9 ||229mm ||192mm |
|Size 10 ||254mm ||204mm |
|Size 11 ||279mm ||215mm |
Exceptional Mechanics Glove
Thanks to their high levels of dexterity and grip in wet conditions, these gloves are suited for work that requires absolute precision even when dealing with oily parts. This means they are ideal for mechanics who are looking for a reusable glove which is manufactured sustainably.
Part of Portwest's Planet range, these gloves are made from bio-based materials without compromising their build quality. Portwest go a step further with their environmentally friendly focus to also employ ethical business practices, sustainable procurement and they are certified WRAP Gold standard for labour rights - all this means that your gloves do more than just protect you, they also care for the planet.
The Portwest AP10 Bamboo Safety Gloves are dipped in nitrile foam, a coating that provides exceptional grip in dry and wet conditions. The nitrile coating is only over the palm so the back of hand is still breathable. Thanks to this coating the gloves are oil resistant and can be used effectively across a variety of applications.
Lightweight and Dexterous
The use of bamboo is not only good for the environment but your comfort too, this 15-gauge glove is very thin allowing the wearer a high degree of dexterity. Despite being very grippy and oil resistant, the thin build and bamboo material guarantees soft and comfortable wear for a flexible fit with precise control.
These gloves are anti-bacterial thanks to the natural properties of bamboo which is also hypoallergenic to care for sensitive skin and treat your hands nicely. Wearing these gloves will improve the hygiene of your hands while keeping them comfortable.
How Grippy are the Bamboo Nitrile AP10 Safety Gloves?
The nitrile coating that these gloves feature a on the palm and fingers provides exceptional grip even in slightly damp and oily conditions. This makes these gloves ideal for tasks which involve precise dexterity with small parts that may be slippery to help you hold them with ease and control.
Exceptional Wearer Comfort
As a material bamboo has many advantages and sustainability is just one of them, it is also a very breathable material and these gloves will keep your hands feeling fresh. As a material it also naturally wicks away water and will absorb sweat to keep your hands dry and comfortable. All this with a lighter build and softer feel than their non-bamboo alternatives.