Latex Gloves Can Cause Yellowing

- May 31, 2019-

1. Latex can be yellow due to its natural properties such as sweat, saliva and other liquids.

The latex material is exposed to copper ions and turns yellow. Whether the sweat is still in the working environment, this color change is small and has little effect on the performance of the glove. The resulting discoloration is mainly a partial discoloration of the touch member.

2. After washing with chlorine, the latex gloves are yellow.

At present, powder-free gloves are mainly powder gloves made by chlorine gas washing or polymer coating process. Chlorinated gloves tend to turn yellow.

3, Latex gloves exposed to ultraviolet light for a long time, easy to yellow at 30 ° C or above. Thus, keep the latex gloves in a cool, dry place.