With more than 50 years of experience, Urvina is the first company in Mexico providing solutions of personal protection equipment recovery (PPE,) what translates in more efficiency and savings for its customers.
Industrial gloves are one of the main PPEs; every day, thousands of workers from the industry in Mexico use them to protect themselves of risks generated when handling machines or tooling.
Through the recovery process, Urvina has developed improvement in gloves to optimize their performance and increase final user protection. The PPE recovery process allows Urvina identifying trends of wear and tear of products to improve them and develop alternatives for people to work in a safer manner.
According with the company, the recovery service generates customers’ one expenses reduction as of 30 %.
“Re-impregnate allow us to extend gloves lifetime, by impregnate a layer of laminated nitrile. Once re-impregnated gloves are tested in laboratories has been shown the processes restitute gloves properties diminished by use in most things improve them,” the company explained.
All recovery facilities have certified clean rooms for extraction of all kind of grease, oils, and paints, among others.
“After recovering all gloves, we fulfill measurements of protection levers in certified laboratories; our processes restitute gloves’ properties,” said Urvina.
REDUCING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
For the company, PEE recovery not only translates in consumption savings in this kind of materials; it also provides its customers the opportunity of being part of circular economy (system to use resources and is achieved through recycling, recovery and products reuse.)
Urvina is present in Mexico, the United States, Spain, Portugal, Germany, France, Italy, China, India and Morocco.
In Mexico, the company has two recovery plants, one is located in Puebla and the other in Estado de Mexico.
Among its main customers are Ford, Seat, Daimler, VW, Faurecia, Michelin, Renault, Nissan General Motors, Alcoa, Nestle, Benteler, Gestamp, Abengoa, Navistar, FCA, Nissan, Magna, Mabe, YSD and Hella, to mention a few.
Blvd. Aeropuerto Miguel Aleman, Fracc. Norte, Lote 2,
Lerma, Estado de Mexico, C.P.52000
Phone: (722) 265-7800