Nitrex 242D Cut Resistant Gloves
As safety glove specialists and one of Europe’s leading safety glove manufacturers, we are dedicated to bringing you workplace safety solutions that are not only extremely protective and allow for maximum performance but are also truly comfortable. Our Nitrex range has been developed using high-quality materials and the latest advancements in safety glove technologies to ensure each of these attributes is met in all our gloves.
Featuring our Unigloves NitreGuard Technology™, the Nitrex range is a versatile, robust, and highly protective range developed to meet the challenging and complex safety concerns of your workplace. Our NitreGuard Technology is applied to gloves achieving between cut level D and F. These gloves are recommended for use in applications involving contact with glass, sharp metal objects and edges, and other cutting hazards.
Our Nitrex 242D Cut Resistant Gloves achieved cut level D (EN388: 2016), providing excellent protection for hands, is resistant to oils and grease and features a unique hydrophobic treatment that is water repellent. Touch screen compatible and offering enhanced grip in dry, damp, and oily conditions, Nitrex 242D foam nitrile coated gloves make an ideal addition to your PPE range (Personal Protective Equipment).
Nitrex 242D user benefits:
- Featuring Unigloves NitreGuard Technology
- 13 gauge seamless nylon liner with HPPE and encapsulated glass fibre
- Cut resistant level D
- Foam nitrile / PU flexible palm coating
- Hydrophobic treatment
- Touch screen compatible
- Elasticated knitted wrist
- Tested to EN388, EN ISO 21420
The Nitrex by Unigloves range features a variety of application-specific solutions, including general handling gloves, thermal work gloves, electrically insulating gloves, cut resistant gloves, and more. So, no matter the challenges facing workers in your organisation, you can rest assured that hands are kept protected. Our Nitrex range has also been developed with comfort and performance in mind, which is why we’ve used high-quality materials and several of our most advanced technologies in the production of this robust, reusable, and versatile collection.
Unigloves NitreGuard Technology is awarded to gloves achieving a high-performance in the straight blade cut test, according to European standard EN388. These gloves are specially designed for applications involving a high risk of cuts and are recommended for use in industries working with glass, sharp metal objects and edges, and other cutting threats. Our Nitrex 242D Cut Resistant Gloves achieved a cut level D and will resist ≥15N & <22N of cutting pressure (EN388:2016). What’s more, these work gloves are also touch screen compatible, so that wearers do not need to remove their gloves and risk injury when using touch screen equipment. The 13 gauge seamless nylon liner with HPPE and encapsulated glass fibre is also cut resistant and breathable, ensuring hands are protected from cuts whilst remaining free from sweat and irritation.
The flexible foam coating of our Nitrex 242D touch screen gloves comprise nitrile blended with PU and affords the gloves maximum abrasion and tear protection as well as an enhanced grip in dry, damp, and oily conditions. Featuring a special hydrophobic treatment, these gloves also provide water resistance to the back of the hand whilst maintaining maximum breathability for ongoing comfort, even after long hours of use. Finally, the elasticated knitted wrist ensures a secure fit and keeps hands free from dust and other particles. Nitrex 242D is a highly protective, comfortable, and versatile glove for all workplace applications where cutting risk is a factor.
Sectors and applications
Cut resistance is just one of many factors to consider when selecting a safety glove for your workplace. Where there are cutting risks present, there are often several other hazards at play that may compromise both worker safety and the materials and products they are handling. In workplaces involving several potential hazards, only a robust and versatile work glove will do.
Our Nitrex 242D hydrophobic work gloves are water repellent, highly cut resistant, and protect against oils and grease. Medium weight design and featuring a breathable protective liner, these foam nitrile gloves are also touch screen compatible, making them an extremely versatile solution for your workplace applications.
Unigloves Nitrex 242D foam nitrile gloves are ideally suited to the following sectors:
- Glass handling
- Local authority
- Railway maintenance
Some of the applications these cut resistant, touch screen compatible gloves are suited to include:
Packing products for shipment: Packaging applications often involve the use of touch screens, which can compromise safety in high-risk environments where cutting threats are present. Our Nitrex 242D are touch screen compatible and thus remove the additional risk of cuts to bare hands when gloves are removed. With excellent grip and outstanding protection against cuts, Nitrex 242D is an ideal packing and shipping work glove.
Product inspection: When checking goods for compliance, it is important to keep hands protected without compromising on performance and compromising on grip. Our Nitrex 242D hydrophobic work gloves are water repellent, cut resistant, and touch screen compatible, meaning that no matter the goods being inspected, or the conditions faced (including contact with water, oils, or grease), both safety and performance are maintained.
Engineering: If you are an engineer or a supplier of engineering gloves where the user requires a breathable glove providing maximum abrasion and high cut protection, then Unigloves Nitrex 242D is the best solution. This robust style covers many engineering tasks, from assembling and mounting components to working with metal and machine maintenance.
From material handling to bottling, waste handling, recycling short line, barrel handling, roofing, joinery, component handling, and more, Unigloves Nitrex 242D Cut Resistant Gloves are an excellent safety glove solution for your workplace. Cut resistant to level D (equivalent to level 5), water repellent, resistant to oils and grease, and constructed with a breathable liner, these gloves will keep hands protected and comfortable all day long.