Category Archives: COVID-19

Top 6 Best Nitrile Gloves in 2022

Best Nitrile Gloves | PalmFlex Buyer's Guide

Nitrile is quickly becoming the go-to disposable glove material and has played a critical role during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is puncture and chemical resistant, has a long shelf life, and provides a hypoallergenic solution for workers with sensitive skin. With the many different styles and options available in the marketplace, it can be difficult to know which nitrile gloves will most effectively protect your workers. That’s why we’ve assembled our top six best nitrile gloves for industrial and medical applications so you can feel confident in your purchase. Continue reading

Best Cleaning Gloves & PPE

If you ask someone about their favorite activities, odds are cleaning is not high up on the list. Interacting with dirt, grime, and bacteria can be unpleasant to say the least, and without the right cleaning PPE, it could even get you sick. To minimize the unpleasantness and health risks around this necessary task, we’ve assembled a wide collection of cleaning gloves, dishwashing gloves, and more cleaning PPE. Whether you’re looking for the best cleaning gloves for personal or professional use, we’ve got you covered at PalmFlex. Read on to learn our top recommendations.

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How To Disinfect Gloves Using Hand Sanitizer & More

Using Hand Sanitizer on Gloves | How to Disinfect Gloves

Gloves, like any other surface, can collect germs that become hazardous if they enter the respiratory system. In most cases, touching your face, food, or other vulnerable areas with contaminated gloves is just as risky as doing so with contaminated hands. This begs the question: Can you sanitize gloves? Fortunately, there are several effective solutions to kill germs, including using hand sanitizer on gloves. Your options vary depending on whether you are using disposable or non-disposable styles. Read on to learn how to disinfect gloves in each scenario.

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Ranking The Different Types of Face Coverings

Ranking the Different Types of Face Coverings | PalmFlex

As the pandemic stretches on, workers and the general public alike have been tasked with a unique responsibility: wearing effective face coverings to minimize the spread of COVID-19. The CDC strongly recommends face coverings as a simple barrier to prevent respiratory droplets from traveling from one person to another via coughing, sneezing, or even just talking. With all the different types of face coverings available, it can be hard to determine which one is the most effective or right for you. We’ve made it easier by breaking down the different types of face coverings below. Read on to learn how to best equip yourself for the remainder of the pandemic.

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Best PPE For Doctors, Nurses, & Hospital Workers

Throughout the pandemic, medical professionals have courageously stepped up to the frontlines to treat the many victims of coronavirus. The increased demand for medical care brought on by this virus has also created a greater need for the best PPE for doctors, nurses, and other hospital workers.

While the country is still enduring a disposable PPE shortage, we at PalmFlex are doing everything we can to replenish our stock as quickly as possible to keep our brave healthcare professionals safe. Please use the buyer’s guide below for PPE recommendations and check our website for availability, as inventory fluctuates daily. At PalmFlex, we stand at the ready to supply you with your personal protective equipment needs. Read about the Best PPE For doctors and more below.

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Antimicrobial Gloves – Alternatives to Disposables

Bacteria-Fighting Antimicrobial Gloves

Antimicrobial Gloves – Alternatives to Disposables

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, there is a national shortage of disposable PPE. It is therefore necessary to find new protective solutions to work safely. Fortunately, one of our most popular brands, Majestic, has designed protective antimicrobial gloves for such an occasion.

Majestic’s collection of antimicrobial gloves are treated with sanitizing and antimicrobial substances, which minimize the colonization of bacteria and other living organisms on your hands. In fact, a variety of industries use these one-of-a-kind gloves specifically for their disinfection capabilities.

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How to Prevent Spreading Germs in the Workplace

Protect Your Workplace From Germs

While workplaces like movie theaters, gyms, restaurants, and bars have closed during the pandemic, there are some businesses that are vital to the function and well-being of society—hospitals and grocery stores chief among them. If your workplace is still open, you and your employees may be worried about the amount of close contact you experience. In some workplaces, like the food industry or the medical field, sanitation is vital to keeping both your employees and the general public safe. Read more below to learn how you can prevent spreading germs in your workplace

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Tips for Maintaining a Sanitary Workplace

The quality of a workplace environment affects the well-being of your employees, which in turn affects their performance and productivity. Maintaining a sanitary workplace will have a significant impact on the overall health and efficiency of your workforce, which translates to a notable effect on your bottom line.

In some industries, such as the medical field and food preparation and production, sanitation is even more crucial. Workers, equipment and environments must all get treated with the utmost care to maintain regulatory compliance as well as the health of everyone involved in each process.

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