why is it not a good idea to wash and reuse disposable gloves?
Sep 09, 2012·It really depends on what the gloves were in contact with before you took them off and washed them. Unless they were exposed to toxic chemicals, it won't hurt to re-use them. Some things can permeate even plastic and latex gloves, though--so just be sensible. If you used the gloves to wash dishes, go ahead and re-use them.