Petrochemicals are the base building blocks in manufacturing an incredibly broad spectrum of products across many industries. Categorised into three main chemical groups – olefins, aromatics and synthesis gases – there are hundreds of substances that fall under the petrochemical umbrella.
July 25, 2019food processing and services
Protect the hand that feeds
Few industries exhibit the breadth of workplace hazards found within the food and beverage processing sector. So, how can safety managers easily determine which glove to use for each application within this multifaceted industry?
June 05, 2019
Getting a Grip on Safety
Liquids and chemical compounds commonly found in (or generated by) industries such as oil and gas production, mining, assembly, stamping, metal-working and manufacturing are known to be harmful to humans.
March 19, 2019
Common Misconceptions of Leather Gloves
Understanding the limitations of leather will lead to better decision making in hand protection selection. The following erroneous beliefs have given leather an undeserved reputation.