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Personal Protective Equipment Quiz

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Which of the following types of gloves should you wear when working with chemicals?
  • (A)  Butyl rubber gloves
  • (B)  Fabric gloves
  • (C)  Leather gloves
  • (D)  Both a and c
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Hint:
Synthetic rubber.
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Correct answer is:
  • (A)  Butyl rubber gloves
Explanation:
Fabricated using a synthetic rubber, butyl gloves safeguard employees against a wide range of chemicals. They also resist ozone corrosion, oxidation, and abrasion. Nevertheless, they are not suitable for all chemicals. You should consult with the glove manufacturer first before immersing your gloved hands in chemicals.
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