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Manufacturer Description:What is Vytrile™
Vytrile™ is our answer to the search for a synthetic glove that protects, fits, and feels more like latex, while offering reliable performance, superior protection, and great price value. Vytrile™ gloves have a smooth texture that feels more like latex next to the skin, plus a flexibility that helps them conform more closely to the contours of your hand.
Vytrile™ gloves (also referred to as Vitrile™):
Available exclusively from CareMates
Medical grade, latex-free, and powder-free new age synthetic glove
A custom blend of primary ingredients to produce a unique glove that has the color of a latex glove, with superior stretch, elasticity and fit when compared to typical vinyl gloves
3 times the strength of a Vinyl glove
Manufactured to ASTM D5250 standard, tensile and elongation testing shows that Vytrile™ has up to 3 times the strength of Vinyl
(0%) viral penetration (ASTM F739), (0%) alcohol permeation (ASTM F1671), unlike other synthetic
gloves according to ASTM testing
Offers excellent resistance to punctures and tears
Designed for comfortable fit, low resistance to friction, very easy to slide on, with great dexterity and tactility
Priced about half the cost of Nitrile, much less than Latex, and about the same as Vinyl gloves
When should Vytrile™ gloves be used
Vytrile™ gloves can be used in any healthcare environment to prevent the spread of infection in healthcare, food preparation/food service, cleaning, sanitation, and other applications.
When should Vytrile™ gloves NOT be used
Vytrile™ gloves are not recommended for chemotherapy or home infusion, due to insufficient permeation testing for these drugs. CareMates™ Nitrile Exam Gloves have been exhaustively tested and are the glove of choice for chemotherapy and home infusion applications.
Choose Vytrile™ if you
Want proven reliability and the choice of medical and pharmacy professionals
Need gloves that provide consistent protection, performing at 0% viral penetration
Seek a high quality latex-free synthetic, with protection properties equal to latex gloves
Have a sensitivity or allergic reaction to latex or natural rubber products
Want a glove with a fit and feel like latex
Prefer a glove with a smooth finish
- Additional Information
Manufacturer Shepard Medical
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T Bucsko 125 05 2016 22:58
These gloves are advertised as sterile, THEY DEFINITELY ARE NOT. Look carefully at the photo.