Aluminum Production

Common Aluminum Production Hazards

Find the right MCR Safety product that protects you against these common hazards.


9399

MCR Safety CutPro® with ArmorTech 7 Gauge DuPont™ Kevlar® / Stainless Steel Reinforced Thumb Crotch

N9659

MCR Safety® Ninja FLT, FLT coated palm and fingers, 15-gauge nylon shell

N9878BNF

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge Kevlar® Stretch Armor Technology 47% Greater Abrasion...

N9676DT

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Ninja BNF with NFT Coating 15 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology 47% Greater...

Bending Aluminum

Bending aluminum can easily lacerate a worker's hands.  Check out our cut resistant gloves.

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92743BP

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge HyperMax™ Shell Cut, Abrasion and Puncture Resistant Work...

90730

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology Nitrile Palm Coating

92720HV

MCR Safety Cut Pro®  10 Gauge HyperMax™ Shell Cut and Puncture Resistant Work Gloves Nitrile Foam...

9178NFO

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Orange Kevlar® Nitrile foam coated palm

Chemicals and Liquids

Aluminum can easily irritate the skin.  Flourides and caustics are definite concerns.  Check out the chemical protection offered. 

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N2658HVO

Ninja® Alchemy PVC double coated with 15-gauge nylon shell 14 Inch gauntlet cuff

3981

Dominator, .42mm PVC/Polyester/PVC, Inner elastic ankle/sleeve, zipper front, Green
New

MG9756

13-Gauge Seamless Cotton / Polyester Shell MicroFinish® Nitrile Coating 12 Inch Gauntlet Cuff

Crush and Impact

Mechanics undertaking regular maintenance on mechanical systems can easily get their hands banged up.  Our impact gloves are perfect for this type of work.

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UT2952

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves 13 Gauge Cut Resistant HPPE Nitrile foam palm and...

MC503

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves DSM Dyneema® Diamond Technology Lined Goatskin Palm and...

FF2930

MCR Safety® ForceFlex® Mechanics Gloves D3O® Back of Hand and Padded Palm Two-way Spandex...

Cut and Heat

DuPont Kevlar gloves provide the thermal and cut protection required for many aluminum applications. 

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9370L

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 7 Gauge Kevlar® Regular weight string knit

9470K

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Heavy Weight Kevlar® Cotton inner 2 sided Nitrile Blocks

9370BK

MCR Safety Cut Pro®  7 Gauge Black Kevlar®  Regular weight string knit

4850K

MCR Safety Gloves For Glory Leather Welding Work Gloves, Kevlar® Lined Premium Grain Goatskin...

Cutting Aluminum

Sharp edges and sharp material is this worker's primary concern.

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1400K

A Select Shoulder Leather Split Leather Palm Work Gloves DuPont™ Kevlar® Fiber Plaited Liner 2.5...

90752

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 15 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology PU Palm Coating
New

1717A

Big Jake® with Alycore™ Premium A+ Side Leather  Cut and Puncture Resistant Leather Palm Work...

Grinding Aluminum

Rough edges and material requires well constructed safety gear.

9399

MCR Safety CutPro® with ArmorTech 7 Gauge DuPont™ Kevlar® / Stainless Steel Reinforced Thumb Crotch

93861

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Hero™ 7 Gauge Kevlar® / Stainless Steel / Nylon Leather Palm

1411A

A Select Shoulder Leather Split Leather Work Gloves with Double Palm 2.5 Inch Plasticized Safety...

3200

Road Hustler Premium Grain Leather Leather Drivers Work Gloves Keystone Thumb

Hot Metal Splashes

Aluminum melts at 1,221°F.  6X greater Anti-Fog face shields and goggles, along with leather protectors, are excellent for protecting against metal splashes.

104PF

"XO Skeleton" Headgear Clear 1 piece molded face shield MAX6™ Premium Anti-Fog Coating

38130MW

Bib Apron with Front pocket, 24" x 30"

38505MW

MCR Safety Welding Leather Welding Apparel Shoe Protector

4620A

MCR Safety Welding Leather Welding Work Gloves Premium Side Split Leather Aluminized Back and...

Impaired Vision

Goggles, Face Shields, and Protective eyewear are excellent choices when working around toxic substances and flying fragments, like found in the Aluminum industry.  Check out all our eyewear options offered on our eyewear protection page.

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MOUD11BPF

Mossy Oak® Blades® UD1 Series Camouflage Safety Glasses Mossy Oak Shadow Grass® Blades® Camo...

VL210MB

VL2 Series Blue Light Safety Glasses MAXBLUE™ Lens Technology Navy Blue Frame Soft Secure TPR...

RP310PF

RP3 Series Black Foam Lined Safety Glasses Clear MAX6™ Anti-Fog Lenses Interchangeable Head Band...

HB1320PF

Hydroblast­® HB3 Safety Goggles with Clear Lens MAX6™ Anti-Fog Lens Coating Adjustable Rubber...

Metal Preperation

Disposable gloves are excellent for finishing metal by maintaining high dexterity levels and keeping metals clean.

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6018

NitriShield® with Grippaz™ Technology 8 mil Blue Nitrile 12 Inch Length

6001

NitriShield™ Disposable Gloves 4 mil Nitrile, Industry Standard Food Grade Textured and Powder Free

6016O

NitriShield® with Grippaz™ Technology 6 mil Orange Nitrile 9.5 Inch Length

6016B

NitriShield® with Grippaz™ Technology 6 mil Black Nitrile 9.5 Inch Length

Overall Visibility

Moving material workers need to stay visible around high-traffic facilities transporting heavy aluminum. 

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V201

General Purpose Safety Vest, Polyester Mesh, No Stripes, Orange

DC1RR

Flame Resistant (FR) Deluxe Reflective Coverall Max Comfort™ Material with reflective stripes 88%...

CL2MLSZ

Safety Vest, ANSI Type R, Class 2 compliant, 2" silver reflective stripes, Zipper front, Lime...

S1N

Flame Resistant (FR) Work Shirt Max Comfort™ Material 88% Cotton 12% Nylon , Navy

Sharp Objects

MCR Safety's cut resistant gloves are made with high performance yarns such as DuPont Kevlar and DSM Dyneema.

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N9878BNF

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge Kevlar® Stretch Armor Technology 47% Greater Abrasion...

9318DT510T

MCR Safety Cut Pro®  Blue 10 Gauge Dyneema®  Diamond Technology with Thumb Slot

9672DT2

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 18 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology PU Palm Coating
New

MG3211A

Leather Drivers Cut Resistant Work Gloves Select Grain Cow Leather Lined with Alycore™ Cut...

Spraying Aluminum

When spraying aluminum, workers need waterproof gloves, lined eyewear and protective garments.

New

MG9648

PredaStretch™ Glove 18 Gauge Seamless Nylon Shell PVC / Nitrile Coated with Sandy Finish

5319

Nitri-Chem®,Green Nitrile, 13" Length, Flock Lined, 15 mil

RP310PF

RP3 Series Black Foam Lined Safety Glasses Clear MAX6™ Anti-Fog Lenses Interchangeable Head Band...

TY127S

DuPont™ Tyvek®, Coverall with zipper front, elastic sleeves & ankles, attached hood, white

Welding

Welding aluminum required filtered eyewear, premium leather gloves and 6X greater AF face shields. 

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4150B

MCR Safety Welding Leather Welding Work Gloves Gray Economy Grade Shoulder Leather Cotton Lined...

4600

MCR Safety Blue Beast® Leather Welding Work Gloves Jersey Lined Select Side Split...

104PF

"XO Skeleton" Headgear Clear 1 piece molded face shield MAX6™ Premium Anti-Fog Coating

RP2150

RP2 Series Welding Safety Glasses with Green Lenses Filter Shade 5.0 Dark Safety Glasses Foam...

Lack of Safety Knowledge

The saying goes, "You don't know what you don't know". Let our 360 team help you know more abut PPE.

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