DuPont™ Kevlar® Gloves FAQ

View some of the most frequently asked questions DuPont receives about industrial gloves made with Kevlar®.

 

QUESTION:
Can I wash a glove made of 100% Kevlar®?

Answer:
Kevlar® gloves can be water-washed or dry cleaned many times without affecting the cut resistance or thermal properties of the fiber. For specific glove laundering recommendations, please consult your glove manufacturer.  

 

QUESTION:
How do I know which product I need for my hazard?

Answer:
Use our Glove Selector Tool to assess your hazard or environment in relation to your dexterity and texture needs.

 

QUESTION:
How can gloves of Kevlar® save me money?

Answer:
In applications with either cut or laceration hazards, gloves of Kevlar®  can save money in two ways:

  1. The cost of the gloves — Even though gloves made with Kevlar® fiber initially cost more per pair than cotton or leather gloves, they can be laundered multiple times.  This means that you will not have to replace them as frequently, resulting in overall cost savings.