Medical Grade Gloves

Purple Nitrile™ Exam

Nitrile gloves provide the primary shield required to prevent contact with infectious substances, including bloodborne pathogens, and reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

  • Textured fingertips enhance grip while providing excellent tactile sensitivity
  • Available in 9 1/2" and 12" lengths, sterile singles and pairs

Purple Nitrile™ is a Trademark of Kimberly-Clark Worlwide, Inc.

Purple Nitrile Exam Gloves
Style Description Size Pack Qty
Purple Nitrile Standard Length 100/box, 10 boxes/case
XL: 90/box; 10 boxes/case
Purple Nitrile Long Length 50/box, 10 boxes/case
Purple Nitrile Exam Grade Sterile 200 pairs/case


CodeSizePalm Width* (mm)Length* (mm)Quantity
55080XS70242100 gloves/box; 10 boxes/case
55081S80242100 gloves/box; 10 boxes/case
55082M95242100 gloves/box; 10 boxes/case
55083L110242100 gloves/box; 10 boxes/case
55084XL12024290 gloves/box; 10 boxes/case
55091S8025250 pairs/box; 4 boxes/case
55092M9525250 pairs/box; 4 boxes/case
55093L11025250 pairs/box; 4 boxes/case

*As measured by ASTM D 6319; 2.5 AQL S-21

Extended length gloves have the same specifications as 55080-55084 but have 12" length/305 mm.

General Description

Styles 55080-55084: Purple nitrile, powder-free, exam, non-sterile, textured fingertips, ambidextrous gloves, beaded cuff, and single chlorination, 9.5"

Styles 55091-55093: Purple nitrile, powder-free, exam, sterile, textured fingertips, ambidextrous gloves, beaded cuff, and single chlorination, 9.5"

Physical PropertyUnitUpper LimitTest Method (1.5 AQL)
WatertightnessNAPassASTM D 5151
Sterility (55091-55093 only)SAL10-6ANSI/AAMI/ISO 11137
ThicknessNominalNominalTest Method (2.5 AQl)
Middle Finger5.91 mil0.15 mmASTM D 6319
Palm4.72 mil0.12 mmASTM D 6319
Cuff3.54 mil0.09 mmASTM D 6319
PropertyTensile StrengthUltimate ElongationMedian Force at Break
Before Aging21.0 Mpa550%11 Newtons
After Aging21.0 Mpa500%9 Newtons
Test Method
(2.5 AQL S-2)
ASTM D 412
ASTM D 6319
ASTM D 573
ASTM D 412
ASTM D 573
ASTM D 6319
EN 455-2