Due to the global crisis of Ebola, there is an immediate focus on viral transmission, self contamination and cross contamination. Healthcare Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and procedures are under scrutiny for Ebola as a result of infection of healthcare providers. Additional technology which improves the robustness of the infection control system for Ebola is a significant advantage.
BioTecT™ gloves are chemically charged with a broad spectrum chloramine to kill pathogens on contact. They are tailored for highly contagious environments. When a pathogen contacts the surface of the BioTecT glove, it will be killed in 60-90 seconds, preventing cross contamination. This ensures medical personnel, support teams, custodial and many others can limit pathogen transmission from glove contact between surfaces, other people and themselves. In highly contagious areas, BioTecT should be worn in a three glove system using Nitrile-BioTecT-Nitrile glove layering. The three glove system avoids contamination when putting on and taking off the outer glove. BioTecT Gloves self decontaminate when there is a rip or tear in the outer barrier glove. Outer nitrile gloves can be easily removed, making pulling on and off the nitriles easy as they slide over the BioTecT glove more smoothly than on skin. BioTecT gloves do not hinder dexterity as they are extremely thin and flexible.
For Scholarly searches, the following key words and terms may be helpful: Ebola, Gloves for Ebola, Ebola Gloves, Ebola Clothes, Ebola Garments, Ebola Protection, Ebola Equipment, Ebola Transmission, Glove Transmission, Virus Transmission, Pathogen Transmission, Nitrile Glove Transmission, Nitriles Transmission, Nitrile Transmission, Latex Glove Transmission, Doctor Transmission, Nurse Transmission, Germ Transmission, Self Contamination, Self Contamination Gloves, Self Contamination Ebola, Self Contamination Virus, Cross-contamination, Cross-contamination Ebola, Cross-contamination Virus, Gloving, Double Gloving, Triple Gloving, Hospital PPE, Hospital Gloves, Hospital Garments, Hospital Clothes, Viral Protection, Viral Protection Gloves, Viral Protection PPE, Viral Protection Clothes, Viral Protection Garments, Viral Protection Equipment, Infection Control, Infection Control Clothes, Infection Control Garments, Infection Control Gloves, Infection Control PPE, Infection Control Equipment, Hospital Acquired Infection, Contagious
TurtleSkin personal protection products are proudly manufactured by Warwick Mills of New Ipswich, New Hampshire. Visit the Warwick Mills website to learn more!
© 2014 Warwick Mills, Inc. All rights reserved.