How To Save Waste & Disposal Costs

October 2, 2017

22.5 billion pairs of disposable gloves are used each year in the global food industry (BMA 2016), and after use is disposed of into a landfill. Many food handling companies now have sustainability goals in place, with a focus on waste...

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Tag: Sustainability Food Safety

Eagle Is Now Child Labor Free Certified

September 25, 2017

Eagle Protect is extremely proud to now be Child Labor Free certified to a Manufacturing level, for a specific range of our products.

Child Labor Free has developed the world’s first global certification system to independently inspect and ...

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Tag: Child Labor Free, BCorp Sustainability

Glove Fraud, Don't Be Fooled

September 18, 2017

Have you ever purchased an item only to realize it’s not quite what you thought it was? What happened? Where the packaging claims misleading? Did you make assumptions about the product without verifying they were accurate? 

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Tag: Food Safety

Why Hand Hygiene Is Essential For Food Safety

September 18, 2017

Cover your mouth when you cough! Wash your hands before you eat! No one would argue that hand hygiene is important. But how about when a food service worker wears disposable gloves? The glove is a protective barrier between pathogens on the...

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Tag: Food Safety Hand Hygiene

Does A Disposable Glove Equal Food Safety?

September 11, 2017

Recent articles, including Foodbeast.com, have stated that wearing gloves may be one of the most effective ways to spread pathogens in a food service system. When using inferior food service gloves with no specified AQL, we couldn’t agree more!...

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Tag: Food Safety

Are Food Service Gloves Really Food Safe?

September 11, 2017

Why are Medical Grade Disposable Gloves essential for food safety even though they are produced for non-surgical medical procedures? Due to their superior quality, examination gloves are now being used in many other industries, including food...

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Tag: Food Safety

The Best Disposable Gloves To Spread Listeria

September 5, 2017

Listeriosis outbreaks caused by eating food contaminated with the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes is often cited as the cause of foodborne illness worldwide, particularly in ready-to-eat (RTE) foods. Listeria can cause illness and even death,...

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Tag: Food Safety

Proactive Vs. Reactive Food Safety

September 4, 2017

IF IT’S NOT BROKE, DON’T FIX IT?

We can all agree periodic evaluations are beneficial, right? We review what we do well and where we have potential to improve. Opposite of an “if it’s not broke don’t fix it” attitude, it’s a step back from the...

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Tag: Food Safety

The Top 6 Hazards Of Cheap Disposable Gloves

August 28, 2017

WHY THE FALSE ECONOMY OF CHEAP DISPOSABLE GLOVES CAN AFFECT FOOD SAFETY AND INCREASE BUSINESS RISK

Written by Barry Michaels

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Tag: Food Safety

Are You Paying For Cheap Glove Fillers?

August 28, 2017

Manufacturers use a list of raw materials when producing disposable gloves. It’s similar to a recipe used when baking. The raw materials determine the quality of the gloves produced. If the “ingredients” are altered or changed, the performance of...

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Tag: Dental/Medical