The role of chemicals in medical gloves
Challenges and opportunities with chemicals in surgical gloves - meeting customer expectations
Chemicals in surgical gloves get a bad rap, but they are not always the bad guy. What challenges and opportunities drive the future of medical glove development?
Allergies, standards and innovation all play significant roles in the development of medical and surgical gloves.
In this podcast, Dr Haydn Williams dives into the particulars of how latex allergies have shaped glove manufacture, how standards help measure various glove properties – including the residual chemicals in gloves – and what this means in practice.
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