PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Ansell Healthcare

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Ansell Announces New AlphaTec® Glove Offering for Chemical Applications - New AlphaTec® gloves feature patented AquaDri® moisture management technology to reduce sweat and improve comfort - Ansell.com
Ansell Announces New AlphaTec® Glove Offering for Chemical Applications

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Iselin, NJ, United States, 2013/06/25 - New AlphaTec® gloves feature patented AquaDri® moisture management technology to reduce sweat and improve comfort - Ansell.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Medical Services/Equipment Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, today announced the global launch of two chemical gloves designed to protect hands against exposure to oils, fuels, solvents, bases and esters in both medium and heavy duty applications. The new AlphaTec® nitrile gloves help to prevent hand injuries related to chemical hazards, while maximizing worker comfort through a breakthrough technology that absorbs moisture accumulated from prolonged glove use. The new AlphaTec 58-330 and 58-335 gloves are equipped with AquaDri®, a moisture management technology that mimics a sponge, absorbing moisture at a rate up to ten times faster than traditional cotton or flocked gloves (i).

“The AlphaTec 58-330 and 58-335 gloves are the culmination of extensive research into the needs of workers which revealed a primary source of discomfort perspiration inside the glove,” said Scott Corriveau, President and General Manager of the Ansell Industrial Global Business Unit. “We combined the chemical protection of our AlphaTec gloves, our patented AquaDri moisture management technology and our innovative technology color system to provide a solution that addresses perspiration and provides greater comfort and performance for workers on the job.”

In recent research, when asked to provide product feedback and suggestions for improvement, 57 percent of workers responded that better moisture control was critical in a chemical glove. Likewise, when asked in past research about the impact perspiration has while wearing chemical gloves, 61 percent of respondents classified it as “a significant problem,” on the comfort of their chemical handling gloves and over a quarter of wearers report that perspiration has a notable effect on their ability to work (ii).

The cutting-edge AquaDri technology creates an open-celled foam structure that provides the benefits of a high-functioning sponge with unparalleled moisture absorption--yielding a superior glove that is more comfortable for the worker to wear in both wet and dry environments. The new AlphaTec gloves are also the first Ansell product offering designed with the company’s innovative color technology indicator. AlphaTec gloves with AquaDri feature a royal blue color scheme on the inside of the glove to indicate the moisture management technology.

Along with the new technologies at the heart of Ansell’s product portfolio, both the AlphaTec 58-330 and AlphaTec 58-335 gloves are constructed with the unique mechanical properties for which the AlphaTec brand is known. The gloves feature a high-performance nitrile compound that offers puncture, snag and abrasion protection as well as a reversed diamond pattern palm finish for improved dry/wet grip and a foldable cuff gutter to prevent harmful chemicals dripping onto the forearms.

The AlphaTec 58-330 and AlphaTec 58-335 chemical gloves are now available for sale in North America and will be distributed globally throughout 2013.

About Ansell
Ansell (ansell.com) is a world leader in providing superior health and safety protection solutions that enhance human well-being. With operations in North America, Latin America/Caribbean, EMEA and Asia, Ansell employs more than 11,000 people worldwide and holds leading positions in the personal protective equipment and medical gloves market, as well as in the sexual health and well-being category worldwide. Ansell operates in four main business segments: Medical Solutions, Industrial Solutions, Specialty Markets and Sexual Wellness.

® and ™ are trademarks owned by Ansell Limited or one of its affiliates. © 2013 Ansell Limited All Rights Reserved.

(i) Internal testing by Ansell engineers
(ii) Ansell Launch Book Research

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Medical Services/Equipment Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Ansell Healthcare

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Medical Services/Equipment articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Ansell Announces New AlphaTec® Glove Offering for Chemical Applications

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Ansell Limited | AlphaTec® Glove
Publisher Contact: Press Office - Ansell.com 
+46 708 157186 news[.]ansell.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Ansell Healthcare securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Medical Services/Equipment via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Ansell Healthcare / Company Profile


Read Medical Services/Equipment Most Recent Related Newswires:

Thales Launches the Pixium Portable 3543 DR Wifi Enabled Flat Panel Detector
GE Healthcare Showcases Industry-first Technologies and Digital Solutions, Focused on Improving Outcomes, At RSNA 2016
Agfa and LCsys Team Up to Launch ABSOLUT-ID, Their Turnkey Integrated Solution for the Production of High Security ID Cards
ZOLL Technology for Improving CPR Quality to be Showcased at American Heart Association Annual Conference
AccuVein to Exhibit Leading Vein Visualization Technology at American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting
US Biomedical Textiles Transform Implant Device Technology by Aligning to Changes in Patient Preference Finds Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan Commends Influence Health for Constantly Evolving its Patient Engagement Products to Accelerate Market Transformation
Frost & Sullivan Awards Carestream Top Honors for OnSight 3D Extremity System
Sparta Systems Launches the Next-Generation Cloud Solution Stratas QMS
Koning Wins Accolades from Frost & Sullivan for the Impressive Innovation Behind its Groundbreaking KBCT Breast Imaging Device
Frost & Sullivan Awards ResMed for Developing S+ Advanced Sleep Tracking System
Sparta Systems Becomes First Quality Management Solutions Provider to Achieve EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Compliance
ZOLL Expands the Rescuer Experience at EMS World Expo
Agfa and GPMI Sign Distribution Agreement for Agfa’s Synthetic Paper Synaps
Frost & Sullivan Highlights iLine Microsystems for Developing a Microfluidics-Based Sophisticated POC Device for PT/INR Coagulation Testing

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  Triggr & Bloom





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)