Research for infection protection

Sensitisation

Protective gloves prevent skin contact with chemicals
protective gloves

Capability of the body to develop highly specific hypersensitivities to substances (allergy), for example, via skin contact. Respective warning is R-phrase (Risk Phrase) 43: May cause sensitisation by skin contact. 

All aldehydes (formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, glyoxal, etc.) used in disinfectants have a sensitising potential and may cause allergic contact dermatitis. Protective gloves are suitable preventive measures.