Proud of Reduced 2018 Sustainability Impact

July 4, 2019

When we set up the business 13 years ago, we didn’t aim to be another disposable glove and clothing supplier; we aimed to create a great business, supplying ethically sourced and sustainably better products, of the highest quality; and at a...

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Tag: BCorp Sustainability Food Safety

Disposable Gloves Buying Guide

June 10, 2019

Selecting the best protective glove can be daunting. What material? What’s the difference between all of the gloves out there? It needs to provide the highest level of safety to protect your customers, your product and your brand. That’s a big...

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Tag: Food Safety Dental/Medical

Five Glove Myths Busted

June 3, 2019

We've busted the top five disposable glove myths that we seem to come across. 

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Tag: Food Safety

Visiting Our Factories: Supply Chain Transparency

May 29, 2019

If the current Mycoplasma Bovis scare has taught us anything, it’s the critical importance of traceability. For those in the Dairy and Beef farming sectors, the ability to accurately track animal movements (or not) has been critical to the...

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Tag: Whitepapers Food Safety

Glove Toxins Affect IVF Results

May 27, 2019

A study by an infertility centre has scientifically shown the toxicity of disposable gloves can affect in vitro fertilisation (IVF) results. Specifically, toxicity levels in 10 different types of medical gloves were tested, and results revealed...

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Tag: Whitepapers Food Safety

Phthalate and Accelerator 101

February 25, 2019

What are Phthalates and Accelerators? Phthalates are a family of inexpensive chemicals that can be used in the production of disposable gloves. They are primarily used to make polyvinyl chloride (PVC) or vinyl products (including gloves) more...

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Tag: Food Safety

Top 5 Glove Issues Solved

February 18, 2019

We’ve solved a few common glove issues that disposable glove wearers encounter. 

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Tag: Food Safety

Can Disposable Gloves Increase Food Waste?

February 11, 2019

According to Love Food Hate Waste, New Zealanders throw away 122,547 tonnes of food a year. That is equivalent to 213 jumbo jets of food that has to go somewhere to rot, instead of being eaten. All of this food is worth about $872 million each...

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Tag: Food Safety

Do FDA Compliant Gloves Protect Our Food?

January 22, 2019

A recent investigation from the UK shows that our hands are filthy and carry a variety of gut and faecal material. The investigation found traces of faeces on every sample of McDonald’s touchscreens swabbed. 

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Tag: Food Safety Hand Hygiene

Sustainability Gain Without Change

December 17, 2018

Change. One of the hardest things for us to do, even if the reasoning is justified and everyone has bought into it. Changing habits can cause resistance.

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Tag: Sustainability Food Safety Hand Hygiene