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A Glove Solution for Nitrile Glove Shortages
Sat, Feb 13th 2021 08:00 am
Despite record high prices and PPE glove shortages, MDS is proud to announce we can help you capture good value latex-free exam gloves from a leading glove supplier and priced to save your facility on glove expenditures. Designed for professional glove users and constructed for these difficult times, this latex-free glove blends both nitrile and vinyl together that results in affordable and consistent disposable hand protection. In fact, this glove mimics nitrile so much that even the most experienced wearer may have difficulties telling which glove is 100% nitrile!
FluidShield? N95 Particulate Filter Respirator Surgical Masks
Thu, Feb 11th 2021 08:00 am
Halyard?, formerly Kimberly-Clark? Health Care and part of Owens & Minor?, is a brand many professionals trust to protect their respiratory health and safety. These Halyard? FluidShield? Level 3 N95 Particulate Surgical Respirators are constructed with 5 layers with the inner layer featuring So-Soft? - a silky soft and refreshing hypoallergenic fabric ideal for delicate skin and extended wear. As an authorized Halyard Distributor, MDS Associates has the capacity to build your stockpile and looking to bid on your business!
Do You Prefer to Mask Sandwich?
Mon, Feb 8th 2021 08:00 am
A second wave is looming and the newest strain is proving to be more contagious. Data has shown that two face masks are better than one prompting leaders to announce that double masking is a sensible and easy way to lower your risk to infection. Because masks are critical to the prevention of respiratory disease, people need to think more about the masks we wear as performance is more important to personal safety than ever before. Not all masks are created equal - make sure you get the best of the best! Wear one mask or double the protection with two. Mix or match styles-it's your call but make sure you are up to healthcare standards with disposable medical masks and N95 respirators you can depend on!
Prevent Glove Tearing with Sterling? Brand Nitrile Gloves
Wed, Feb 3rd 2021 08:00 am
Single-use nitrile exam-grade gloves shouldn't rip when manipulated onto the hands, nor should they shred easily when brushed against abrasive surfaces. It defeats the purpose of the glove and is useless. Ripped gloves translate to money wasted and for professionals working in high risk environments, a glove that tears puts lives at risk to infection. Sure other gloves maybe cheaper, but how many are thrown out?
Counterfeit KN95 Masks
Tue, Feb 2nd 2021 08:00 am
When the pandemic hit our shores, inventories across the U.S. were quickly depleted creating shortages of PPE such as isolation gowns, disposable exam gloves, facemasks and face shields. Without these safety items, it left front line personnel, essential workers and dental professionals vulnerable to infections that could lead serious life threatening illness. While the supply chain has opened up slightly, critical personal protective supplies such as disposable N95 respirator face masks are still difficult to procure.
SlkGrip Anti-Slip Footwear
Mon, Jan 25th 2021 10:00 am
It only takes a second of not paying attention to slip on a wet floor, fall down a flight of stairs, or trip over protruding objects. Slipping on a hard surface is never a pleasant experience and more often than not, it results in a personal injury. One wrong step and it could result in a muscle strain, a strained or torn ligament, broken bones, a spinal compression, a concussion or worse.
Extreme Temperature Protection from PIP? Protective Wear
Tue, Jan 19th 2021 07:30 am
PIP understands this and designs and manufactures some of the safest gloves on the market. Hand and arm protection is taken to a new level with next generation engineered fibers and yarns, and innovations in engineered fabric technologies put PIP? at the forefront of the safety industry. Innovations like their new Kut Gard? sleeves and gloves are all made in the USA and designed to offer you the highest level of performance and comfort.
Endura? PinchGuard Driver Gloves
Sat, Jan 16th 2021 07:00 am
Crush and pinch injuries can impact more than your ability to work and aren't something you need to accept as "part of the job" - you can protect yourself. With Superior Glove's new PinchGuard technology, you can work confidently knowing your fingertips are protected.
The Nitrile Glove Pandemic
Wed, Jan 13th 2021 07:30 am
Crafted with SHOWA's revolutionary patent-pending Eco Best Technology? (EBT), this is the breakthrough innovation that makes these GREEN-DEX? and N-DEX? gloves fully biodegradable, and the first of their kind. These abilities have been validated by independent certified laboratories and confirms that 20% of GREEN-DEX? and N-DEX? gloves will have biodegraded in 160 days with full biodegradation within 1-5 years!! Factor three times the global glove demand and three times the waste - the pandemic is the right time to consider healthier hand protection solutions for our planet!
ViruDEFENSE N95 Respirators
Sun, Jan 10th 2021 07:30 am
Because N95 surgical respirators provide the very best respiratory protection against the cross-contamination of the coronavirus, the demand for N95 respirators outpaces the supply leaving professionals at grave risk to infection. In response to the PPE shortage, MDS is proud to offer a New AMERICAN MADE NIOSH approved N95 Healthcare Respirator that you can rely on!
Clutch Gear? Waterproof Anti-Impact Winter Gloves
Thu, Jan 7th 2021 08:00 am
When it comes to cold weather hand protection, the engineers at Superior Glove? take this seriously. Superior Glove? is one of North America's leading manufacturers and suppliers of industrial safety work gloves and as a company based out of Canada, they're no stranger to inclement weather. These Clutch Gear? Anti-Impact Mechanics Gloves will keep the hands dry, warm and protected
Fleet Sanitizing with Automotive Surface Barriers
Mon, Jan 4th 2021 08:00 am
In response to the pandemic, car rental companies worldwide are doing what they can to ensure their fleets are safe to use. Many well named car rental agencies are providing assurance that the company has modified its cleaning procedures. Extra concentration will be placed on interior items that users are most likely to touch. That includes dashboards, door handles, gear shifter, fab, consoles, seats, steering wheels and others.
PIP West Chester? R2? Brand Rigger Safety Gloves
Wed, Dec 30th 2020 08:00 am
Performing rigging operations safely is critical to team success and personal safety. More often than not tough jobs such as rigging put hands at serious risk of impact injury and cuts. One miscalculation or mishap can easily and quickly crush bones in the hands and fingers delaying the project's completion. This is where these ANSI Safety Rated West Chester? R2? Gloves from the PIP? (Protective Industrial Products) can help capture safety protocols.
Industrial Winter PPE
Sun, Dec 27th 2020 08:00 am
Guess what is back? Like or not, the cold weather has arrived. No matter what winter brings, be it blizzard conditions, frigid temperatures, ice storms, heavy winds and rains - this change in working conditions can be challenging on your team. Are you be prepared to ensure your staff can tackle the season ahead? Now is the best time to start thinking about winter PPE so you can stay in front of it.
Clorox Healthcare Bleach Wipes
Wed, Dec 23rd 2020 08:00 am
Surface disinfectant wipes are a vital component in helping prevent the spread of infection and many are grateful to see these coming back into stock. What many folks may not fully realize is that there are certain factors that capture disinfection, and it goes beyond simply wiping down contaminated surfaces.
American Made Respirator Masks
Sun, Dec 20th 2020 08:00 am
To resist contaminated aerosols and droplets from entering the respiratory system, filtering facepiece respirators (FFR's) provide the best barrier performance. They are commonly used to protect the faces of healthcare personnel (HCP) from very fine (0.3 microns) airborne particles generated from speech, coughs or sneezes and from fluids such as sprays and splashes. Not to be confused with loose fitting surgical loop masks, respirators are a snug-fitting device worn over the nose and mouth to filter out at least 95% of very fine particles in the air, including large and small particulates— the name refers to their minimum 95% efficiency at filtering contaminates.
Chemstop? Hygienic Hand Protection for Breweries
Wed, Dec 16th 2020 08:00 am
Nothing hurts a small producer like losing a batch of beer contaminated by skin contact, improperly cleaned facilities or equipment. Selecting the proper protective glove helps maintain sanitary conditions while protecting operators against potential brewing hazards such as steam, heat, flames and punctures. Popular among breweries are the Chemstop? brand of neoprene gloves from the renowned Superior Glove? company.
Thermal Exo Dual-Layer 3-in-1 Warming Balaclavas - Solar Amplified Heating
Mon, Dec 14th 2020 08:00 am
Full thermal head and neck coverage is easier than ever. New from PIP? (Protective Industrial Products), are the Thermal Exo Dual-Layer Balaclavas that feature fabric layering technology. Technology harnesses solar rays from the sun to amplifying the warming effect of the material up to 15°F (10°C). Cover all but your eyes - wear as a ski mask, neck gaiter or a full mask!
Full Boot Ice Cleats that Provide Maximum Traction in Icy Conditions
Thu, Dec 10th 2020 08:00 am
Falling on an icy surface is never a pleasant experience and it almost always results in an injury. Take one wrong step and you may strain a muscle or ligament, suffer broken bones, a spinal compression, a concussion or worse.These patented Impacto? slip-on full boot Stride ice cleats easily dig into the hardest of ice so you can work or play easier, safer and faster.
Superior Cryogenic Gloves for Safe Vaccine Handling
Mon, Dec 7th 2020 08:00 am
Vaccine products are highly temperature-sensitive and must be stored and handled correctly to ensure efficacy and shelf life. It's expected that cold chain storage and handling requirements for this injectable vaccine product could be as low as -112°F (-80°C). Vaccine handlers need to beware that substances used for to obtain these temperatures can burn the fingers or skin in mere seconds. If you're seeking hand protection designed for the extreme cold, these industrial work gloves from Superior Glove? are perfect for lab work where dry ice and other cryogenic specimens are handled.
TenActiv? S21TAXFN Foam Nitrile Coated A5 Gloves
Fri, Dec 4th 2020 08:00 am
Advertised as "The World's First 21-Gauge Cut Level A5 Glove", this newly released TenActiv? S21TAXFN Foam Nitrile Coated Seamless Knit Work Glove from the Superior Glove? company is a real game changer. When you slide your hand into this cut safety glove, you will be taken back by the light weight, snug-fitting composition and question it's protective values but rest assure, this TenActiv? glove is serious hand protection for serious professionals who demand the best in the class performance.
Now Distributing Impacto Protective Products
Fri, Nov 27th 2020 07:00 am
MDS is proud to announce it's now distributing Impacto? specialized personal protective products. Impacto? Protective Products Inc. serves the exclusive needs for worker safety. They've been manufacturing and marketing cutting-edge personal protective equipment that focuses on reducing industrial impacts, vibrations and repetitive motions in any work environment since 1988.
Imprintable Respirators are Perfect for Corporate Messaging
Wed, Nov 25th 2020 08:00 am
MDS Associates has partnered with Shatkin F.I.R.S.T. ? - a domestic, round-the-clock manufacturing facility producing high-quality compliant N95/FFP2 disposable face masks in Buffalo, NY USA. We are not only offering you the ability to purchase American Made disposable particulate respirators, but for a minimal upcharge you can opt to custom logo your order. Spread your message, promote your business, corporate brand, sports team, school or just have some fun!
Logoed Personal Protective Gear with PIP?
Mon, Nov 16th 2020 08:00 am
Unfortunately for businesses, workplace theft appears to be an increasingly common problem. A pair of safety glasses here, a pair of work gloves or two there, a hard hat, a safety vest, a bump cap - who would ever miss these little items should they disappear from the workplace? A very simple, effective and affordable solution to reduce "slippery fingers" within the corporate setting is to consider customizing your PPE supplies and imprinting it with your corporate information or logo
Stop Using Your Sleeve! Barrier Sheets for Public Door Handles
Thu, Nov 12th 2020 08:00 am
There's one surface no one likes to touch and it's the public lavatory door knobs and handles! Touching a dirty bathroom handle or knob after washing the hands not only defeats the purpose, it can cross-contaminate germs and bacteria. These affordable and effective protective surface barrier sheets eliminate individuals from using their shirt or jacket sleeves to open publicly shared handles and reduce cross-contamination.
FluidShield Level 3 Masks Provide High Level Respiratory Protection
Tue, Nov 10th 2020 08:00 am
Halyard Health Facial Protection offers a broad range of styles, features, and levels of protection. From standard and fluid resistant masks, to particulate filter respirators, eyewear, and face shields, Halyard face masks are the choice of more healthcare professionals where comfort and protection are needed in a variety of tasks and procedures. These FluidShield Level 3 Fog-Free Masks are ideal respiratory protection against the spread of airborne diseases.
Vegware? Takeout Essentials
Sat, Nov 7th 2020 08:00 am
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has shuttered restaurants all across the U.S. forcing many restaurants to close or restrict their seating capacity. In order to survive, many food establishments are using food delivery and takeout service as viable alternatives and this has lead to an explosion of disposable food and beverage containers. From plant-based bagasse takeout containers and compostable Bella pots, to renewable CPLA cutlery and sustainably-sourced soup containers, Vegware? has everything you need to serve takeout and delivery sustainably.
Reach for the Rebar with these TenActiv? Tough Work Gloves
Thu, Nov 5th 2020 08:00 am
When work gloves degrade, it can translate to a potential hand injury and elevated replacement costs. Having the proper PPE can also be the difference between a job well done or a trip to the E.R. Long lasting, tactile and tough, these palm coated TenActiv? Work Gloves from Superior Glove? are recommended for construction sites that use steel rebar as part of the process
Not All Silica Gel is Created Equal
Sat, Oct 31st 2020 08:00 am
Multisorb's silica gel products are in a class by itself. Carefully formulated and closely managed during manufacturing, the silica gel used in their desiccants is placed through a second drying phase. The result is a network of consistent and high performing microscopic pores with an insatiable thirst for moisture, a capability of adsorbing greater than 30% of its weight at a relative humidity (RH) of 60% or above and products that arrive in or remain pristine condition!
Affordable Isolation Gowns for Desperate Times
Wed, Oct 28th 2020 08:00 am
If you're searching for an alternative gown for routine barrier protection against pathogens, liquids, dust, light acid/alkali splashes, particulates and other unwanted debris at an affordable price, then we have just the solution! Offered at a fraction of current market cost, these polyethylene (PE) gowns are quick, easy and provide facilities with effective economical barrier protection during routine tasks such as brief exams
Disposable Filtration Masks | Respirators 101
Fri, Oct 23rd 2020 08:00 am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization recommend that masks be worn during the pandemic to reduce the transmission of the virus. With so many different types of facemasks available (referring to medical or surgical masks, N-95 and similar respirators) many individuals are learning that not all masks are created equal and it has sowed confusion about the utility of masks.
Fall Signals the End of Summer & Seasonal Boat Storage
Tue, Oct 20th 2020 08:00 am
BoatSorb? Marine-Grade Dehumidifier and Mold/Rust Inhibitor Packs were originally patented to protect supplies along the supply chain. Designed to absorb "cargo rain" within oceanic shipping containers, BoatSorb hands down out performs retail moisture containers and is more effective and safer than silica, clay, charcoal or brine blended absorbers. BoatSorb? is non-toxic, non-corrosive and prevent potential mold, mildew, deterioration or rust damages to boat cabins, compartments and deck areas during seasonal use or winter storage for over 90+ days!
Buffalo NY Does More Than Chicken Wings!
Fri, Oct 16th 2020 08:00 am
Pure Environments by Shatkin F.I.R.S.T.? is a domestic, round-the-clock manufacturing facility producing high-quality N95/FFP2 disposable respirator face masks in Buffalo NY USA, just a short drive from our corporate office. When you purchase these disposable N95 respirators you are truly supporting American workers and helping one of our local community businesses. MDS Associates is proud to partner with Shatkin F.I.R.S.T.? and will be a stocking distributor of Pure Environments brand N95 respirator masks!
PIP? G-Tek? Cut Protection Technology Platforms
Wed, Oct 14th 2020 08:00 am
Hand protection is more than just about cut protection. It is about cut protection to meet every need. G-Tek? represents the safety's industry's most comprehensive line of next generation coated seamless knit gloves. For over 30 years PIP? has invested in G-Tek? products evolving them from simple cotton knits to the most advanced gloves that combine engineered yarns, advanced ergonomic design and coating elastomers. Check out the many different G-Tek? glove styles available for your hand protection program today.
Alcohol Spray Keeps the Germs Away
Fri, Oct 9th 2020 08:00 am
A dirty automobile interior creates foul odors, the potential for cross-contamination and the risk of infection. If you manage an automotive dealership, a car rental agency, service center, public transportation or provide a private transportation service then removing germs, dirt, biofilms and other unwanted impurities from surfaces become paramount to preventing microorganisms from making residence. A clean interior also allows owner operators and passengers to be more at ease and signals that you care about health and safety.
Fluid Absorber Sheets for Safer Sharps Waste Management
Wed, Oct 7th 2020 08:00 am
It's pretty simple needles don't belong in the garbage. Unfortunately, the majority of self-injectors are still disposing of home-generated sharps in the household garbage. This practice has kick started new ways of disposing sharps that includes mail-back retrieval programs sent through the United States Post Office. Mail-back kits must meet certain packaging requirements that includes the use of an fluid absorber within secondary packaging. DriMop? fluid solidifier sheets makes spill control easy and effective!
Single-Use Poly Gloves for Sanitary Polling Places | Prevent the Spread
Sat, Oct 3rd 2020 09:00 am
This year's elections will be unlike others. The Covid-19 pandemic has placed a great emphasis on infection control reshaping the way we vote, perhaps forever. How will polling places keep voters and workers safe against the spread of infection? Here's a simple solution! Designed to prevent cross-contamination within the food and beverage industries, disposable polyethylene gloves are easy and fast to wear, provide basic hand barrier protection and are affordable.
Hand Protection is Vital to the Concrete Trade
Fri, Oct 2nd 2020 08:00 am
When a worker has prolonged exposure to repetitive impacts or vibrations, they are susceptible to getting hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) or carpal tunnel syndrome. This is a serious medical condition that is irreversible once it has set in. For concrete and cement workers, versatile gloves that provide good dexterity and also incorporate anti-vibration cushioning are a daily necessity. These VIBGHFV Vibrastop? Leather Half-Finger Work Gloves from Superior Glove? are just the solution!
Shoe Covers Prevent the Tracking of Contaminates
Sat, Sep 26th 2020 09:00 am
Keep dangerous contaminates from tracking into your space, slip-on a pair of disposable shoe covers and make sure you're putting your safest foot forward. Designed to keep floors sanitary and footwear clean, shoe covers are disposable PPE garments that easily slip-on and fit snugly over a variety of shoe styles and sizes.
Infection Control Computer Keyboard Covers
Fri, Sep 25th 2020 08:00 am
Computer keyboards are particularly vulnerable to the cross-contamination of bacteria and germs because grubby fingers mindlessly touch dirty surfaces and then repeatedly go back to typing. Placing a disposable cover on computer equipment and replacing it each shift could be key component to infection control. At MDS we offer a variety of disposable keyboard pouches, skins and covers to fit your needs - truly universal with different styles to fit small to x-large size keyboards.

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