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Ansell Ltd. May 14, 2015


The latest innovation to the world’s best-selling precision assembly glove


14 May 2015 - Iselin, NJ - Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, announces an innovative combination of performance and cut protection to workers with the new HyFlex® 11-318 cut resistant glove. The HyFlex 11-318 helps preserve process and product quality control as a result of its silicone-free, low-lint and anti-static properties. The ultralight, form-fitting design provides the ultimate in comfort, tactility, and flexibility.

“At Ansell, we understand workers’ needs and the impact our products can have on workplace productivity,” says Scott Corriveau, President and General Manager of the Ansell Industrial Global Business Unit. “Through the introduction of this silicone-free, high tactility product, we are enabling assembly workers the protection and dexterity they need, while also protecting the quality of the materials they produce.”

HyFlex 11-318 is an ideal solution where touch and flexibility is critical, particularly when handling small parts with sharp edges. Ansell HyFlex 11-318 gloves are available in six sizes and are designed for ultra-fine mechanical applications in a wide variety of industries. The HyFlex 11-318 is ideal for aerospace, automotive, electronics, white goods and machinery applications, including assembly of sharp parts, packaging, and quality inspection.

Since its inception in 1996, the HyFlex brand has become the world’s best-selling precision assembly glove, with millions of pairs sold. HyFlex empowers workers to do their job more effectively, comfortably, and safely every day. Through Ansell’s Worker Experience Innovation, the HyFlex brand, and other leading Ansell brands, continue to evolve in ways that meet changing worker needs and workplace demands.

The continued evolution of the HyFlex product line reflects ongoing global research among safety officers, operations managers, purchasing agents, and workers through Ansell’s Worker Experience Innovation program. This process transforms global insights about unmet user needs into technology-based solutions that enhance worker comfort, performance, and protection. HyFlex is also part of the Ansell Guardian® program, which offers a customized approach to effectively meeting a company’s safety needs and managing the associated investment in personal protective equipment.

For more information on HyFlex 11-318 or other products from the HyFlex glove line, go to For more information on Ansell, call 800.800.0444 in the U.S. or visit,,, or Worker Experience Innovation by Ansell on LinkedIn. In Canada, contact Ansell Customer Service at 800.363.8340.