Aluminum Production

Common Aluminum Production Hazards

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


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


Ninja® FLT Work Gloves 15 Gauge Nylon / Lycra® Shell FLT Coated Palm and Fingertips


MCR Safety Cut Pro® Ninja® BNF Work Gloves 18 Gauge Kevlar® Shell NFT® Coated Palm and...


MCR Safety Cut Pro® Ninja BNF Cut Resistant Work Gloves 15 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology NFT®...

Bending Aluminum

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

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


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


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


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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Ninja® Alchemy Work Gloves 15 Gauge Nylon Shell Fully Double Coated with PVC TPR Back of Hand...


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.


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


MCR Safety Cut Pro® Hero™ 7 Gauge Regular Weight ARX™ Aramid Shell Cut Resistant Work Gloves...


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


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.


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


Bib Apron with Front pocket, 24" x 30"


MCR Safety Welding Leather Welding Apparel Shoe Protector


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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MCR Safety Cut Pro® Ninja® BNF Work Gloves 18 Gauge Kevlar® Shell NFT® Coated Palm and...


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


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


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.



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


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


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


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


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

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


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


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


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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