Exam Glove Manufacturing Process

Checking for Defects using the Air Test


Worker testing medical glove for holes using the Air Test

Worker Testing Gloves For Holes Using Air Test


One of the quality tests factories will use to meet AQL (Acceptable Quality Level) standards for manufacturing latex exam gloves is the air test. The factories will inflate the latex gloves with air to visually detect any defects placing close attention to the fingers. Air testing the exam gloves is quite effective because the workers can see how the latex material spreads as the glove stretches.


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