How many disposable gloves will a typical member of your workforce get through in a day
Statistics show that around 4.2 billion disposable gloves are used every single day. That means that billions of gloves are being thrown away every day, adding to our already overflowing landfills. Plus, increased demand for disposable gloves has reduced stock everywhere.
A SUSTAINABLE SOLUTION
With disposable gloves becoming ever more difficult to source, and the environmental implications of throwing these gloves away, the TG1240 offers a logical solution to the problem. The TG1240 is a launderable product that can be used time and time again. The TG1240 is CE certified after 5 washes and tested to EN388:2016 standard after being washed, so you know you can trust the product giving peace of mind that there will be no reduction in mechanical performance after laundering.
WEEKS VS HOURS
1 pair of TG1240 lasts up to two weeks and can be washed whilst on the hands if it becomes dirty, whereas it’s recommended that the minimum amount of disposable gloves a day would be 2 and could be as many as 5-6 disposable gloves a day.
A FULLY WASHABLE SOLUTION
As well as the TG1240, our whole LXT range is fully launderable and can be washed whilst on the hands. Hand washing should be far less severe than laundering. The number of wash cycles prior to glove breakdown should be higher. During the current pandemic, it is advisable to use TDS600 hand sanitiser on the glove regularly throughout the shift and then wash your hands as regularly as