Inert's Butyl glove for use in glove boxes is made of a Butyl layer. The elastomer is an isoprene/isobutylene copolymer rubber. Butyl, with its low permeability to gas and resistance to chemical products, permits utilization in toxic liquid up to 5 hours.
This Butyl glove is particularly recommended for:
- Oxidizing products
- Concentrated nitric acid
- Concentrated hydrochloric acid
- Concentrated alkalis
- Ketonic solvent
- Sterilizing product, like peracetic acid
- Chemical products, like Yperite
It allows operating in high oxidizing environments including active oxygen and/or free radicals.
This Butyl glove is not suitable for handling:
- Aromatic solvent
- Oil and plasticizer