22 February 2011 - Ansell Healthcare (www.ansell.eu), a global leader in protective gloves for all industrial sectors, including automotive, metal, chemical, building & construction, will be showcasing its large portfolio of safety and hand protection solutions at the Secura Exhibition 2011event at Brussels Expo from 23 till 25 March 2011. Main focus will be on the introduction in the Belgian-market of three new gloves in the HyFlex® range: the HyFlex® 11-616, 11-502 and 11-800.
The knitted and dipped HyFlex® glove range (www.ansellhyflex.com) is ergonomically designed to provide an ideal balance of comfort, adequate mechanical protection, dexterity and grip in jobs that require precision handling of small and delicate parts. Currently extending to 25 individual styles, the HyFlex® brand has a synthetic portfolio that is among the most comprehensive in the industry.
Innovations presented at Secura ‘11 include:
- HyFlex® 11-616, Ansell’s lightest lined and coated, multi-purpose 18-gauge glove for delicate handling. The ultra-thin glove forms like a second skin on the worker’s hands providing outstanding comfort, fit and sensitivity while protecting hands against abrasions.
- HyFlex® 11-502, a glove intended forlight assembly tasks combining an EN level 2 cut protection with an ergonomic design, comfort and dexterity.
- HyFlex® 11-800, the first glove incorporating Ansell’s patented Zonz™ Knit Technology reducing hand fatigue by providing stress release in the knuckle areas. The redesigned version of this popular glove offers an improved ergonomic fit for increased comfort, encouraging worker acceptance and compliance.
HyFlex® is a registered trademarks of Ansell Ltd. or one of its affiliates.
Ansell is a world leader in providing superior health and safety protection solutions that enhance human well-being. With operations in North America, Latin America, EMEA and Asia, Ansell employs more than 10,000 people worldwide and holds leading positions in the natural latex and synthetic polymer glove and condom markets. Ansell operates in four main business segments: Medical Solutions, Industrial Solutions, New Verticals and Sexual Health & Well Being.
Information on Ansell and its products can be found at http://www.ansell.eu.
Note to editors:
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For more information about Ansell gloves or Ansell Healthcare, please contact:
Wouter Piepers, Global Communications Director
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