BIOGREEN™ Biodegradable Cast Polyethylene [CPE] Glove

One of Top Glove's ESG initiatives in creating a sustainable world. It provides an "end of life solution" for landfill option to reduce accumulation of waste. Specially formulated to biodegrade in landfill through a microbial process. CPE Glove offers basic protection for hygiene purpose at a very affordable price. It is non-skin irritant and non-toxic as well as free from Type I Latex Allergy & Type IV Allergic. Available in embossed outside or inside to cater for different businesses' needs. 

Colour

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Product Specification

  • Material

    Polyethylene Resin

  • Type

    Biodegradable Cast Polyethylene [CPE] Glove, Non Sterile

  • Design & Features

    Ambidextrous, Embossed Outside Or Embossed Inside

  • Colour

    Clear, Green

  • Flavour

    N/A

  • Shelf-life

    3 years from the date of manufacturing with below storage condition

  • Storage

    The gloves shall maintain their properties when stored in a dry condition. Avoid direct sunlight

  • Application

    Food Handling, Hotel and Catering, Beauty and Salon, Cleaning and Housekeeping, Painting, General Use

     

Quality Performance

Functional Benefits

  • Specially designed to biodegrade in landfill through microbial process to reduce accumulation of waste
  • Able to biodegrade at least 10 times faster than conventional CPE gloves
  • Non-skin irritant and non-toxic which is powder free, protein free, plasticizer free
  • Free from Type I  Latex Allergy & Type IV Allergic [protein free & chemical free] 
  • Food Safe and odourless
  • Protection for hygiene purpose
  • Economical and easy to use
  • Environmental friendly manufacturing process

Glove Sizes

  • XS
  • S
  • M
  • L
  • XL

Quality Standards

  • Manufactured under ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System
  • Tested under ASTM D5511 method
  • Conforms to Federal Legislation FDA 21 CFR 177.1520
  • Conforms to EU Food Regulation 1935/2004 & EU No.10/2011
 

Physical Dimension & Physical Properties

Standard 

AJ 01 Size Length (mm) Palm width (mm) Glove Width (mm) Middle Finger Length (mm) Thickness (mm/mil) Before Embossed (Finger, Palm & Cuff)
  • CP14
  • CP16
  • XS
  • S
  • M
  • L
  • Min 250
  • Min 270
  • Min 270
  • Min 270
  • 120 ± 5
  • 130 ± 5
  • 145 ± 5
  • 150 ± 5
  • 190 to 200
  • 210 to 220
  • 235 to 245
  • 245 to 255
  • 69 ± 1
  • 76 ± 1
  • 83 ± 1
  • 84 ± 1
  • CP14: 0.023mm ± 0.002 (0.92mil ± 0.08)
  • CP16: 0.025mm ± 0.002 (1.00mil ± 0.08)
 
UE11 Size Length (mm) Palm width (mm) Glove Width (mm) Thickness (mm/mil) Before Embossed (Finger, Palm & Cuff)
  • CP14
  • CP16
  • S
  • M
  • L
  • XL
  • Min 265
  • Min 270
  • Min 270
  • Min 270
  • 110 ± 3
  • 115 ± 3
  • 120 ± 3
  • 140 ± 3
  • 200 to 210
  • 220 to 230
  • 225 to 235
  • 245 to 255
  • CP14: 0.023mm ± 0.002 (0.92mil ± 0.08)
  • CP16: 0.025mm ± 0.002 (1.00mil ± 0.08)
 

Elongation at Break, %

  • Before Aging
     
    Min 200
  • After Aging
     
    Min 200

 Max Force at Yield (N/m)

  • Before Aging
     
    Min 280
  • After Aging
     
    Min 280

Product Safety Conformance

Rohs TESTED Pass

Purpose: To ensure gloves are free from chemical substance and safely used.

Test items Test Results (mg/kg)
RoHS list Not Detected

Remark: Applicable to selected product. Please liaise with our representative for further details.

Product Information for Food Contact (EU Food Regulation 1935/2004 and EU No. 10/2011) Pass

 Standard Property External Lab Test Results Artwork Labelling
EU Food Regulation 1935/2004 and EU No. 10/2011 Overall Migration Simulant Overall Migration
10% Ethanol PASS
20% Ethanol PASS
50% Ethanol PASS
3% Acetic Acid PASS
Olive Oil PASS
Test Condition :  40°C, 2 hours This product is suitable for food handling, (tested for 2 hours at 40°C, EU No. 10/2011)
Standard :  <10 mg/dm2 for all Simulants
Federal Legislation CFR US FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 Overall Migration Simulant
Overall Migration
Total Extractives
Density PASS
Maximum Extractable Fraction PASS

n-hexane
Maximum Soluble PASS This product is suitable for food handling under US FDA 21 CFR 175.300
Xylene

 

BIODEGRADABILITY Tested Pass

Reference: ASTM D5511 Standard Test Method for Determining Anaerobic Biodegradation of Plastic Materials Under High-Solids Anaerobic-Digestion Conditions.

Purpose: To confirm biodegradability of the gloves under anaerobic condition.

Biodegradable % at (257 days) Test Results
20.0%

Remark: Applicable to selected product. Please liaise with our representative for further details.

REACH Tested Pass

Reference: Regulation (EC) No.1907/2006 

Purpose: To ensure our gloves is free from one hundred and ninety seven (197) Substances in the Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) for authorization published by European Chemical Agency (ECHA) regarding Regulation (EC) No.1907/2006 concerning the REACH.

No Substance Name CAS No./ EC No. RL, % Concentration, %
A
-  SVHC List - - Not Detected

Remark: Applicable to selected product. Please liaise with our representative for further details.

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