100 pack disposable polythene gloves are used when you would want to avoid coming into contact with germs and dirt. They can be used either at home or when out in public (such as on public transport or buying groceries) to protect your hands from coming into contact with pathogens. During a pandemic or flu outbreak disposable gloves and good personal hygiene are essential to help keep you and others safe.
These disposable gloves are suitable for home or medical use.
The 100 pack disposable polythene gloves are powder free, latex free and comfortable for extended wear. These disposable gloves are suitable for most sized hands and are textured for better grip.
You can buy disposable gloves online with e-Surgery! Our disposable gloves are hypoallergenic and comfortable to wear.
How do disposable gloves work?
Polythene disposable gloves cover your hands to prevent you from coming into contact with germs that may be on surfaces such as door handles. In events such as the Coronavirus pandemic we recommend you buy disposable gloves to wear in public places such as supermarkets and gas stations to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
How effective are disposable gloves?
Polythene gloves are often used in food preparation and environments such as care homes because they are an ideal alternative to latex gloves and far more cost-effective for frequent use. We believe you should buy disposable gloves as they are the best option for members of the general public to help protect your hands from coming into contact with germs and viruses.
Will disposable gloves protect me from the recent coronavirus pandemic?
Wearing disposable gloves when out in public or in contact with someone who could be infected is a good way to help prevent the infection by the coronavirus. This should be in combination with consistent hand washing/sanitising, practicing social distancing and self-isolation where possible.
Who is likely to get Coronavirus?
Anyone can catch and spread coronavirus and therefore it is important to get the vaccine when offered to protect yourself and others.
Wearing disposable gloves when leaving the house can help prevent infection as well as washing your hands regularly.
The NHS website has information about the latest Coronavirus news, it is helpful to read this information to ensure you are doing as much as possible to protect yourself and others.
How else can I protect myself from the Coronavirus?
When you buy disposable gloves online or through your local pharmacy, you still need to be washing your hands thoroughly and consistently. This is an essential form of protection and prevention of the virus, especially before eating or touching your mouth or eyes.
You should make sure you cover your mouth and nose when sneezing and make sure to wash your hands after.
If you know someone who has the flu, or you are worried they might have coronavirus you should maintain a physical distance to decrease the risk of infection and advise them to take a lateral flow test.
What should I do if I think I have the Coronavirus?
Everybody is affected differently with the coronavirus, however if you have:
A cough, high temperature or shortness of breath (even when mild)
Loss of smell and/or taste
Been in close contact with someone with confirmed coronavirus
This may mean you have coronavirus at which point you are advised to order and take a PCR test as soon as possible. Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. If you are concerned about these symptoms or are unsure of what to do call 111, stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people.
You can find information about what to do if you think you have the Coronavirus on the NHS website.
When should I buy disposable gloves?
During the global pandemic, it is recommended that you buy disposable gloves and use them when appropriate. This may include going to the supermarket, pharmacy or caring for relatives. Once they have been used they should be disposed of. Disposable gloves can be worn for a consistent amount of time but are not intended for repeated wear.
If you choose to buy disposable gloves from e-Surgery they come in a pack of 100!
How often should I be replacing disposable gloves?
If you buy disposable gloves online, or from your local pharmacy, you should be replacing them after each use with a new pair.
Are disposable gloves recyclable?
If you buy disposable gloves online from e-Surgery the main material is Polythene which is recyclable. You should check with your local council’s recycling program as this may differ depending on where you live.
You can find out if your local area offers a local recycling collection on the Gov.uk website. This may be useful to know for any future waste as recycling is an important part of ensuring a sustainable future.
Where can I find more information about disposable gloves online?
You can find out more information about PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) before you buy disposable gloves online from the Center For Disease Control here.
Can I buy disposable gloves online?
Yes, you can buy disposable gloves online from e-Surgery in a 100 pack!
Whenever you are buying from an online pharmacy make sure you check for the green GPhC and MHRA logo on the bottom of each page of the website you are using.
You can use the GPhC website to check if a pharmacy is registered, this will ensure that when you buy medication or healthcare supplies online that they are 100% genuine.
If I buy disposable gloves online how much will they cost?
You can buy disposable gloves online from e-Surgery, prices start at £1.50!
How will my disposable gloves be delivered?
e-Surgery uses Royal Mail delivery with choices starting from Royal mail 48 tracked delivery, Royal Mail tracked 24 and Royal Mail 1 pm special delivery (discover more about e-Surgery delivery). When you buy disposable gloves online they will arrive in discreet, recyclable packaging at a delivery address of your choice.