Established in 1988, Hartalega is the world’s largest nitrile glove producer, manufacturing 14 billion gloves annually. It exports to the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East. Hartalega was the first company to introduce soft stretchy nitrile gloves, emulating the natural properties of natural rubber latex.
Since then, it has caused a world demand shift from latex to nitrile. Hartalega is certified in ISO 9001, ISO 13485, EN ISO 13485 and ISO 14001. Awards include Forbes Asia Best Under A Billion (2010-2013), Asiamoney Overall Best Managed Company (2012 & 2010) and HR Asia Best Employers to Work for (2013).
Hartalega was the creator of the first soft stretchy nitrile glove. It is lightweight, improving tactile sensitivity, and is able to emulate the properties of natural rubber latex gloves while remaining cost effective. Nitrile gloves eliminated the chance of protein allergy risks associated with rubber latex. Hartalega is the most automated glove production company in the world. Its automated process not only improves efficiency, it is also able to eliminate product contamination resulting from human contact. Its 24/7 automated monitoring system is able to ensure glove quality is consistent at all times.
Hartalega began exporting their products as soon as the company was established. Today, Hartalega commands about 18% of the market share in the USA for their industry. They export 100% of their products internationally, including the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East.
Consumers who purchase Hartalega’s nitrile gloves include healthcare practitioners, food processing workers, lab workers, and other professionals. Hartalega’s product is known for its consistent quality and the innovation of the design.