The duoSHIELD™ range of exam gloves offer an excellent compromise between optimal quality and cost, thereby providing a solution for laboratory personnel seeking protection against limited risks.
duoSHIELD™ gloves are registered as a Class 1 Medical Device (MDD), according to Council Directive 93/42/EEC. Applicable norms are EN 455-1:2000, EN 455-2:2015, EN 455-3:2015 and EN 455-4:2009.
duoSHIELD™ nitrile and latex gloves have been designed for general use in the laboratory (against minimal risks only) and for patient care activities.
duoSHIELD™ gloves are microorganism resistant as demonstated by an Acceptable Quality Level (AQL) of 1.5 (in conformance with EN 455-1:2000 “Requirements and Testing for Freedom from holes”). duoSHIELD™ gloves are also virus resistant based on the viral penetration test (ASTM F1671-97b). Additionally, duoSHIELD™ gloves are tested to demonstrate compliance with EN 374-2:1994 for protection against biohazard splashes.
The duoSHIELD™ range of powder-free natural rubber latex gloves contain 50µg/g or less of total water extractable protein based on the Modified Lowry Method (EN 455-3:2015 / ASTM D5712-10).
KEY STRENGTHS OF duoSHIELD™ GLOVES
Brand signature: Blue for medical risk.
Exam gloves for minimal risks only in the laboratory and for patient protection.
Latex gloves and nitrile gloves.
Non sterile gloves.
Compliance with the latest European standards.
Class 1 MDD (Council Directive 93/42/EEC).
Length 240 mm minimum (EN 455-2:2015).
Biosafety: AQL 1.5 (EN 455-1:2000).
Virus resistant (ASTM F1671-97b).
No chemical permeation test.
Reduced risk of allergies.
Packaging designed to comply with the requirements of medical environments.
duoSHIELD™ nitrile gloves and duoSHIELD™ latex gloves are for general use in the laboratory and for patient care. They are specifically designed to protect your assays and for limited personal protection with the emphasis on comfort.