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    Nitrile, Latex or Vinyl Gloves: What's the difference?

    When looking for disposable gloves there are few different choices of materials, nitrile, latex and vinyl. It can be hard to know which one to choose, let's take a look at the differences.

    Choosing The Right Industrial Gear Oil

    When it comes to maintaining the gearbox of your machine, choosing the right industrial gear oil is crucial. It should be considered during all set up or maintenance as it is an integral structural element. When selecting a gear oil, certain parameters should be considered. Parameters such as speeds, performance, environmental influences (weather conditions etc) and special operating conditions (extreme temperatures) need to be considered. 

    Which ear defenders to use?

    Hearing loss caused by work is preventable, but once your hearing has gone it will not come back. Around 17,000 people in the UK suffer deafness, ringing in the ears or other ear conditions caused by excessive noise at work. There are different products on the market available for protecting your hearing in the workplace, depending on your environment, the job you are doing and the length of time you are doing the job. Each ear protection product has an SNR rating.

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    The Univar blog has been created to provide a platform to put our technical articles and news updates that help you to stay informed and up to date.

    The blog features technical articles about how to use products, advice for doing tasks and guest articles from industry experts and brands.

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