NXG gloves are now all BSI certified to new 2020 Australian Glove Standards

By certifying with BSI, Safety Mate demonstrates to users of our NXG gloves, that they not only use industry-respected best practices but also choose to work with the organisation that developed many of these standards. As a highly trusted global regulator, BSI tests products against industry recognised standards. In a world where safety is of […]

A new standard for improving mental health in the workplace

There’s a new standard for managing risk at work. And it’s all about ensuring the psychological health and wellbeing of our workforce. ISO 45003 is due to be published in 2021 and will provide frameworks for organisations to effectively understand and manage employee mental health. Mental health in the workplace The COVID-19 pandemic, among other […]

Hand Hygiene

How clean are your new safety gloves? Did you know gloves can be exposed to contaminants during the manufacturing process if a factory doesn’t prioritise cleanliness in production? Every component is tested for harmful substances to ensure your workers’ health is protected.  The Sanitized® anti-microbial treatment is a further step to ensure your workers’ health […]

Extended wear of SW disposable nitrile gloves

Overview   SW® continues to make investments in manufacturing, hand health technologies, and testing processes to provide high quality performance products that alleviate the issues associated with wearing single-use gloves. This enables us to raise the bar of single-use nitrile glove expectations. The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in PPE shortages and significant price increases. Recently, SW […]

SU Glove Biodegradability Testing Methods

More businesses are focused on providing environmentally friendly products, and consumers are educating themselves about the companies they support. By Cheryl Reep View article on OH&S Online In the past year, my colleagues and I at SW® have seen a growing interest and commitment to the environment at both the business and consumer levels. More […]

Global Disposable Glove market outlook for Q4 2020 – Q&A with SW

As we are entering the fourth quarter of this incredibly challenging and dynamic year, we have asked Celia Bu, SW Procurement Manager, and Catherine Tang, SW Global Customer Care Logistic Manager, to discuss the questions that their teams are receiving from our customers. What is the status of the market today? CATHERINE: At the beginning […]


It’s time to level up! NXG’s CUT D LITE is the new benchmark for cut resistant gloves. The NXG™ Cut D Lite stands above the crowd and represents outstanding value for money. It is also one of the very few high level cut resistant gloves, that features touchscreen compatibility for modern workplaces, so workers don’t […]