Powder-free medical glove

Publication Date

February 29, 2000

Patent Number

EP543657B1

Abstract

Nitrile rubber compositions, articles of manufacture made therefrom, and methods of making them, are disclosed. The nitrile rubber compositions of the invention are substantially free of zinc oxide, and have good strength and chemical resistance while being softer than many conventional nitrile rubbers. The invention provides articles of manufacture, including gloves, which are soft, yet strong, and can be economically manufactured.

Powder-free medical glove