Pathogen contamination is the second most frequent reason for cannabis product recalls, with fungi, mould and bacteria found on the cannabis flower being common culprits. Chemical contaminants like fungicides and pesticides are also frequently responsible.
Occupational skin disease (OSD) and injuries to the hand and upper limb (musculoskeletal disorders - MSDS) are hazards for any worker wearing cheap disposable gloves. The hand is the most common site affected by OSD, with protective gloves found to be the most common primary cause.
Fentanyl, is a potent synthetic opioid, typically administered under medical supervision for severe pain relief. However, illicit abuse has surged, leading to a rise in fentanyl-related deaths in New Zealand. Urgent action is imperative, necessitating police, first responders, and healthcare professionals to equip themselves with protective gear, including fentanyl-resistant nitrile gloves.
Do you know why some gloves are cheaper than others? In this article, we highlight the true cost of disposable gloves, and why you need to focus on value when purchasing these products, rather than cost alone.
With the reported cases of food fraud increasing steadily in recent years, supply chain transparency is becoming more and more essential in order to identify the “hot spots” requiring traceability. Read more here.