SafeDon GX878 Blue Nitrile Examination Gloves

SafeDon GX878 Blue Nitrile Examination Gloves

  • Flexible material to improve the fit and feel of the gloves
  • Beaded cuff adds strength and allows easier application
  • Developed to provide increased touch sensitivity
  • Price shown is per dispenser of 250 gloves
This product has been discontinued. Please contact our team for details of the latest release.  

This product has been discontinued. Please contact our team for details of the latest release.

Our Price:  £27.49(Exc VAT)(£32.99 Inc 20% VAT)

Brand:  SafeDon

SafeDon GX878 Blue Nitrile Examination Gloves

When you're working in food or medical environments, it's integral that you reduce the likelihood of contamination as much as possible. The SafeDon GX878 Blue Nitrile Examination Gloves are packed in a 'Cuff 1st' dispenser for reduced cross-contamination and wastage.

Key Information

  • Glove Code: GX878
  • Tested to EN 388: 2003
  • EN 374-2 Rating: Level one
  • EN 374-3 Rating: K
  • EN 455 Rating: YYYYX
  • ASTM F1671-7
  • EC 1935: 2004
  • Available Sizes: Extra Small to Extra Large
  • Supplied as a dispenser of 250 gloves

Resistance of the SafeDon Nitrile Gloves

The Blue Nitrile Examination Gloves have been tested in accordance with EU standards to ensure high levels of performance. Please find the results below:

EN 374-2

The watertight test shows that the GX878 Nitrile Examination Gloves gained AQL 1.5 in EN 374-2, meaning it achieved a general inspection level one. This makes the disposable gloves suitable for medical use.

EN 374-3

Code Letter Chemical
K Sodium Hydroxide 40%

EN 455

Medical Glove Requirement Outcome
Impermeability Passed
Sizing Passed
Strength and Thickness Passed
Maximum Elasticity Before and After Accelerated Ageing Passed
Biological Safety Qualities N/A

ASTM F1671-7

ASTM G1671-7 tests whether the gloves are resistant against penetration by blood-borne pathogens. No visual penetration was found with the SafeDon GX878 Examination Gloves.

EC 1935

These gloves have been approved for coming into contact with food. As such, they're suitable in most catering or restaurant environments.

Uses of the Nitrile Protective Gloves

The Blue Nitrile Gloves are designed for examinations, making them ideal for use in a range of environments, including security and medical settings. The gloves are suitable for the following applications:

  • Airport security 
  • Care home work
  • Catering 
  • Cavity search
  • Clinical work
  • Clinician work
  • Customs 
  • Dentistry 
  • DIY 
  • Doctors' work
  • Examination
  • Fine handling
  • Food handling
  • Food packaging 
  • Food preparation
  • Food retailing 
  • Food service work
  • Forensics
  • Hospital work
  • Inspection work
  • Lab work
  • Medical work
  • Mortuary work
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Police work
  • Prison work
  • Security work
  • Surgical work
  • Tattoo work
  • Veterinary work

The GX878 Examination Gloves are designated Category III gloves, meaning that they should be suitable for most high-risk tasks throughout examinations. Constructed from soft but tough stretchy nitrile, the gloves are ideal for those with an allergy to latex.

Features of the SafeDon Nitrile Examination Gloves

  • Manufactured from specially formulated nitrile butadiene polymer
  • Designed to offer improved sensitivity and precision
  • Strong and high-quality flexible gloves
  • Offers a dependable and economical alternative to latex
  • Packed in a 'Cuff 1st' dispenser to reduce cross-contamination
  • Latex free to reduce the risk of hypersensitivity and allergic reactions
  • Low in residual chemicals to reduce the risk of contact dermatitis
  • Flexible material for improved feel and fit
  • Tear resistant for excellent durability
  • Construction reduces fatigue during extended wear
  • Beaded cuff for added strength and easier donning
  • Powder free to reduce potential dust contamination
  • Textured to improve grip
  • Ambidextrous design to fit either hand

Sizing of the Blue Nitrile Gloves

The SafeDon Latex Examination Gloves are available in five sizes to fit the hands of most users. To find out which size you require, please measure your hand across the palm at the widest part and refer to the sizing chart below.

Size Palm Width (±10mm)
Extra Small ≤80mm
Small 80mm
Medium 95mm
Large 110mm
Extra Large ≥110mm

The minimum length of these gloves is 240mm.

Non-Returnable Item

Unfortunately, due to the nature of this item, we cannot accept returns of the product once any packaging has been opened. The reason that we do this is to give our customers piece of mind that the gloves that they wear have not been previously used. This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.

For more information regarding our returns policy, please visit our Returns page.

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This item will be dispatched by Royal Mail, DPD courier or UPS courier.

The estimated delivery time for this item is usually 1-3 working days when ordered before 14:00, Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).

Please contact our Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0597 for an up to the minute delivery expectation for this product.

UK Delivery Charges

Certain orders delivered to the UK are subject to a delivery charge; refer to the table below for more information. Please note that all values are listed exclusive of VAT.

Order Value UK Delivery Charge
Up to £39.99 £4.95
£40.00 and over FREE