A nitrile glove is a synthetic glove which exhibits rubber-like characteristics. It has much of the same flexibility, tensile strength, and durability as a latex glove. Nitrile gloves are also protein free and allergy free. These gloves are a great alternative to the latex glove for people with latex allergies.
Nitrile gloves are also commonly used in the medical industry due to their high puncture resistance, and dexterous strength