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Industry Processes

Warehousing

Applications

  • Loading and unloading of trucks and vehicles
  • Unpacking of bulk goods
  • Inventory recording

User needs

  • Dexterity and grip
  • Abrasion, cut resistance
  • Chemical resistance and grip
  • Chemical protection

Raw material preparation

Applications

  • Sample collection
  • Transporting raw materials
  • Weighing and dispensing of solids and liquids
  • Charging and discharging of solids and liquids

User needs

  • Dexterity and grip
  • Chemical protection
  • Defect free - pinholes

Manufacturing - pharmaceutical (non-sterile)

Applications

  • Loading and unloading of process equipment
  • Transferring liquids and solids
  • Loading wetcakes and unloading dry products
  • Packaging and labeling

User needs

  • Chemical protection
  • Dexterity and grip
  • Abrasion and puncture resistance

Manufacturing - pharmaceutical (sterile)

Applications

  • Loading and unloading of process equipment
  • Transferring liquids and solids
  • Loading wetcakes and unloading dry products
  • Packaging and labeling

User needs

  • Chemical protection
  • Dexterity and grip
  • Abrasion and puncture resistance
  • Protecting process output from contamination

Manufacturing - biotechnology (non-sterile)

Applications

  • Transferring liquids
  • Loading centrifuges and chromatography columns
  • Sterilizing vials and ampules
  • Aseptic filling and labeling

User needs

  • Wet grip
  • Sterile and/or clean gloves
  • Dexterity
  • Double donning
  • Protecting process output from contamination

Manufacturing - biotechnology (sterile)

Applications

  • Transferring liquids
  • Loading centrifuges and chromatography columns
  • Sterilizing vials and ampules
  • Aseptic filling and labeling

User needs

  • Wet grip
  • Sterile and/or clean gloves
  • Dexterity
  • Double donning

Manufacturing - Isolator Box and RABs

Applications

  • Weighing and dispensing of solids and liquids
  • Charging and discharging of solids and liquids
  • Transferring liquids and solids
  • Filling of final product

User needs

  • Chemical protection
  • Dexterity and grip
  • Abrasion and puncture resistance

Laboratory - R&D and quality control labs

Applications

  • Weighing and dispensing of solids and liquids
  • Charging and discharging of solids and liquids
  • Transferring liquids and solids
  • Filling of final product

User needs

  • Chemical protection
  • Dexterity and grip
  • Abrasion and puncture resistance

Laboratory - Maintenance and clean-up

Applications

  • Maintaining lab furniture and equipment
  • Removal of broken glassware
  • Animal care feeding and cleanup
  • Spill or leakage cleanup

User needs

  • Dry and wet grip
  • Chemical protection
  • Cut resistance
  • Heat protection

Emergency response

Applications

  • Unexpected leakages, spills
  • Accidental release of toxic gases
  • Biohazard response

User needs

  • Chemical protection
  • Flame and fire resistance
  • Liquid resistance
  • Protection from airborne contamination