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Essential Tips for Travel Safety This Summer

In the early days of the pandemic, a big deal was made about wearing disposable gloves everywhere outside of your home. (Not quite true.) And as the pandemic is on the decline, many people believe gloves are no longer necessary for any circumstance outside of an ER, hospital or cleaning up after a sick patient. (Also not quite true.) So what  is  true about disposable gloves? Glad you asked. Let’s clear up a few misconceptions…   

Cleaning up Misconceptions about disposable gloves

In the early days of the pandemic, a big deal was made about wearing disposable gloves everywhere outside of your home. (Not quite true.) And as the pandemic is on the decline, many people believe gloves are no longer necessary for any circumstance outside of an ER, hospital or cleaning up after a sick patient. (Also not quite true.) So what  is  true about disposable gloves? Glad you asked. Let’s clear up a few misconceptions…   

Sourcing Nitrile Gloves During a Shortage

Toilet paper. Hand sanitizer. Canned goods. N95 masks. Disposable gloves. The joys of supply shortages during a global pandemic. While it makes sense that some of these items were in short supply, others – like toilet paper? Not so much. And if a global pandemic wasn’t bad enough, let’s lock up a major shipping channel for a week. Some things you can get by without. But when you need disposable nitrile gloves, it’s usually a non-negotiable. So, what can you do?

Does Good Hand Hygiene Require Gloves?

We have long been told to wash our hands to stay healthy, whether after playing outside or using the restroom or before we eat. But as a world, we’ve never taken hand hygiene so seriously as we have these last several months. The World Health Organization (WHO) held World Hand Hygiene Day on May 5, but celebrates all month long.

Sourcing Quality PPE for Schools, Businesses & More – Empire Managed Solutions

One year ago, “PPE” was little more than a vaguely understood acronym for the typical person. These days, however, we all know at least something about “personal protective equipment.” From N95 masks to nitrile gloves, everyday consumers have been buying medical-grade gear on the same shopping lists that contain all of life’s ordinary items, from toilet paper to dish soap.