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Gloves serve as protection for our hands as well as our immune systems and those of others around us. They help prevent the spreading of germs and contamination. It is important to do all you can to prevent the spreading of germs in child care facilities. Gloves are extremely important when handling food, trash, diapers, and open wounds.

Most disposable come powered or powder free. Powdered are usually powdered with cornstarch which makes it easier to get on the hand. There are pros and cons to powder and powder free. Powdered Latex Gloves may irritate your skin less than powder free, but powder free may serve your purpose better because they are less slippery and have better traction.

Whatever your task may be, you will be sure to find the perfect glove with the many options out there.


Latex seem to be the most popular. Latex comes from the Hevea tree, or rubber tree, that dwells in Asia. When the bark of the tree is cut back, latex dribbles out. A process of turning the latex into a latex glove is then put into action. Latex is a natural rubber and provides the greatest barrier against liquids, bacteria, oil and other substances that the wearer may come into contact with. Latex has many advantages, but these days there is an increase in skin reactions to latex. People who use latex the most are more likely to develop an allergy.

Vinyl Gloves are another option. When looking for an alternative to latex, vinyl is a very economical and high quality option. They are normally a little cheaper than latex. There are high quality, comfortable, and will eliminate any skin reactions brought on by latex.

Synthetic gloves are a new generation of examination gloves offering numerous advantages to users. They are fitting and flexible, like a second skin. Synthetic gloves are very resistant to punctures and tears and are close to natural rubber latex in feel, fit, durability and dexterity.

PE (Polyethylene Embossed) gloves may serve your purpose as well. PE gloves are less fitted than latex, vinyl, or synthetic gloves. They are less expensive, but more likely to be punctured than others. When working with food, these are constantly being taken off and put back on. This makes PE a good option. PE are easily removed and put on. PE is waterproof, anti-oil, and non-toxic.

PureFUN! carries all of the mentioned at low prices. The gloves come in many different sizes and powdered or powder free. Contact PureFUN! to find out which glove will work best for your childcare center.