SyNovus™ Nitrile Latex Requires Lower Energy To Produce Gloves, Giving Our Customers An Opportunity To Reduce Their Carbon Footprint.

  • Innovation is the key to creating a better and sustainable future.
  • With the demand of nitrile gloves growing across different applications globally, awareness of its impact on environmental sustainability has become more important.
  • In order to provide an insight of nitrile gloves environmental assessment based on real-time data, Synthomer conducted the very first full cradle-to-grave life-cycle analysis for NBR latex and gloves in 2019.
  • The assessment was verified by the independent LCIE Bureau Veritas France in accordance to ISO14071. Based on the LCA data, Synthomer latest generation of nitrile SyNovus™ exhibits a significant level of improvement to the environmental impact of glove manufacturing.

Source from: Environmental Assessment of New Generation Single Use Nitrile Gloves – Comparison With PVC, NR And Previous Generation Nitrile Gloves, Version 1, 01/04/2019

Source from: Environmental Assessment of New Generation Single Use Nitrile Gloves – Comparison With PVC, NR And Previous Generation Nitrile Gloves, Version 1, 01/04/2019.

Source from: Synthomer’s internal evaluation
Application:
• Preliminarily to thin disposable gloves
Sustainability Highlights:
  • • Lesser energy used and reduce carbon footprint for a better environment
  • • Accelerator free to minimize Type IV skin allergy
Other Performance Highlights:
  • • Superior tensile strength
  • • Chemical resistance
  • • No maturation needed
  • • Minimize compounding complications
  • • Improve colour and odour


Characteristic Values


  • We believe that our patented Synovus™ product is the right and responsible choice for the glove industries to move into a more sustainable as well as less cause of skin allergy for end-users.


For further information regarding this product, please refer to:

Phone: +603-2080 7200

Contact our technical specialists for a no-obligation discussion of how Synthomer’s latices can help improve your medical and examination gloves. 

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