Polyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Virus Protection Disposable Gloves
 Polyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Virus Protection Disposable GlovesPolyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Virus Protection Disposable Gloves 

Polyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Virus Protection Disposable Gloves

  • Price is per box containing 100 nitrile chemical-resistant gloves
  • Soft and flexible material is ideal for inspection work
  • Powder-free design reduces risk of product contamination
  • Suitable for use in a medical environment
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Our Price:  £17.99
Excl. VAT. (£21.59 Inc. 20% VAT)

Polyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Virus Protection Disposable Gloves

The Polyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Virus Protection Disposable Gloves are non-sterile examination gloves that provide exceptional dexterity and good hand protection against a range of chemicals. With a textured pattern to improve grip and a highly flexible nitrile material construction, these gloves are the ideal choice for medical work, pharmaceutical work or laboratory work.

Key Information

  • Glove Codes:
    • GL8904
    • GL8901
    • GL8902
    • GL8903
    • GL8905
  • EN 374:2003
  • EN 420:2003
  • EN 455:2003
  • EN 1149:2004
  • EN 1186
  • Size Range: 6.5 - 10.5
  • Supplied in a box containing 100 gloves

EN 374 Chemical Resistance

Please see the table and PDF link below for chemical resistance information for the Polyco GL890 Gloves under EN 374:

Chemical Breakthrough Time
Acetic Acid 10% >60 mins
Ethidium Bromide 1% >480 mins
Formaldehyde 37% >30 mins
n - Heptane >30 mins
Hydrochloric acid  32% >120 mins
Isopropyl Alcohol (Isopropanol) >10 mins
Nitric Acid 40% >10 mins
Phosphoric acid 30% >480 mins
Potassium Hydroxide 45% >480 mins
Sodium Hydroxide 40% >480 mins
Sulphuric Acid 40% >480 mins 

Chemical Resistance Guide

Chemical Resistance Guide
Chemical Resistance Guide for the GL890 Gloves

Resistance of the Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Chemical-Resistant Gloves

The Polyco GL890 Nitrile Disposable Gloveshave been tested in accordance with EU standards to ensure high levels of performance. Please find the results below:

EN 455

Is in conformity with the provisions of Council Directive 92/42/EEC and with National Standards transposing harmonised standards EN 455 and is self-certified as a Class 1 non-sterile medical device.

EN 1149

This product has been tested in according to EN 1149 and meets the requirements for electrostatic dissipative materials laid down in EN 1149-5:2008 with a half-time decay of t50 of 1.65 seconds.

EN 1186

The polyco GL890 Nitrile Gloves have been tested in accordance with EN 1186. They are suitable for use with all food categories in situations of short term, repeat contact.

Further Tests

  • Freedom from holes: AQL 1.5.

Uses of the Polyco Bodyguards GL890 Nitrile Disposable Gloves

The Polyco Bodyguards Nitrile Chemical-Resistant Disposable Gloves are suitable for use across a range of environments and industries and can protect against a variety of chemicals, acids and alkalis. They are suitable inside and outside, in dirty and clean environments and in dry or wet conditions. Some examples of the industries where these gloves are suitable include:

  • Pharmaceutical Duties
  • Electronics
  • Inspection
  • Laboratory Work
  • Local Authority Work
  • Hospital & Clinical Duties
  • Automotive Maintenance & Repair
  • Construction
  • Waste Management
  • Automotive
  • Medical, Dental & Veterinary
  • Food Manufacture & Preparation
  • Utility
  • Assembly
  • Painting
  • Plastering
  • Decorating
  • Emergency Services
  • Engineering
  • Chemical Manufacture & Use
  • Janitorial
  • Hair & Beauty

Key Features of the Bodyguards Nitrile Chemical-Resistant Disposable Gloves

  • Synthetic rubber fits close and tight to skin making them ideal for inspection work
  • Powder-free design reduces the risk of contamination
  • Designed to resist a wide range of chemicals and provide protection from static
  • Textured fingertips allow for higher levels of grip
  • Suitable for use in dry and wet work conditions
  • Offer high levels of durability and strength
  • Designed to be soft to keep hands comfortable and reduce hand fatigue
  • Feature a beaded cuff that provides additional strength
  • Fitted with a beaded cuff that prevents liquid roll back
  • Available in five sizes that should suit most users

Which Size Should I Choose?

Gloves Sizing Information

In order to select the correct size of safety glove, simply measure across your palm at the point indicated in the picture. Then compare your measurement with the chart below to ensure that you select the correct size of glove for your hand.

We would recommend using a tape measure or ruler to get the right measurement. Our measurements are based on centimetres.

Where your measurement falls on the boundary of two sizes, we would recommend selecting the larger of the two sizes for a comfortable fit. However, if you would specifically like your gloves to be a closer fit, perhaps for work that requires fine movements, select the smaller of the two sizes.

Glove Size Measurement Across Palm (cm) Product Code
Extra Small 5.5cm GL8904
Small 6.5cm GL8901
Medium 7.5cm GL8902
Large 8.5cm GL8903
Extra Large 9.5cm GL8905

Conformity Statement

Conformity Statement of the GL890 Gloves

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Non-Returnable Item

Unfortunately, due to the nature of this item, we cannot accept returns of the product once any packaging has been opened. The reason that we do this is to give our customers piece of mind that the PPE that they receive has not been previously used. This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.

For more information regarding our returns policy, please visit our Returns page.


This item will be dispatched by 1st Class Royal Mail, DPD courier or UPS courier.

The estimated delivery time for this item is usually 1-3 working days after dispatch when ordered before 14:00, Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).

Please contact our Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0598 for an up to the minute delivery expectation for this product.

UK Delivery Charges

Certain orders delivered to the UK are subject to a delivery charge; refer to the table below for more information. Please note that all values are listed exclusive of VAT.

Order Value UK Delivery Charge
Up to £39.99 £4.95
£40.00 and over FREE

Coronavirus Update

Please note that, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, our processing time may increase slightly. We would advise that orders may be set back by as much as five working days, though we are striving to keep our delivery schedule as close to normal as possible.

If you have been waiting over 7 working days for your order and would like an update, please contact our Customer Care team at helpdesk@workwear.co.uk.