Hand Health | Hand Protection | Hand Fatigue - Nitrile Gloves
Many chemicals are used in the manufacture of gloves, both latex and non-latex. A reaction may occur with a non-latex glove because the glove has the same chemical in it as a latex glove. Immediate Allergic Reaction - Type I. This is the most serious reaction to latex. The allergen is a natural protein present in the latex from the rubber tree.