RED BANK, N.J. - Scott Papier, Regional Director, Professional/Consumer, Ansell Americas, announces that Ansell Healthcare Products, LLC will continue to manufacture, market, and sell latex gloves, preferred by many healthcare professionals because of their superior feel and infection control capabilities.
As part of this commitment, Ansell Healthcare USA is developing programs that are designed to meet growing customer demand for latex gloves and address the market dynamics associated with latex.Mr. Papier
also announced the company expects to expand its line of latex-free products as part of its position as the world's largest manufacturer of protective gloves.
has been a pioneer in latex glove dipping technology for more than 100 years.We developed the first disposable, RTA (Ready-To-AutoClave) latex surgical gloves, the first pre-sterilized, disposable latex surgical gloves, and the first orthopedic and microsurgical latex surgical gloves.Our commitment to latex remains strong and we will not abandon our customers who prefer latex gloves.Every effort will be taken to meet the increased demand, though it will take time for our programs to take full effect," said Mr. Papier