Medical device shortage: Suretouch powder-free clear vinyl gloves

The Suretouch Powder-Free Clear Vinyl Gloves is currently reported as a medical device shortage through Interim Order No. 2 Respecting Drugs, Medical Devices and Foods for a Special Dietary Purpose in Relation to COVID-19. Interim Order No. 2 repeals and replaces the Interim Order Respecting Drugs, Medical Devices and Foods for a Special Dietary Purpose in relation to COVID-19 (the previous interim order) made by the Minister on March 30, 2020. For a full list of shortages, refer to the list of medical device shortages.

Posted on 2021-04-13

Type of report

Actual medical device shortage

Name of medical device (including any component, accessory, or part that is in shortage, including the model name) if applicable

Suretouch Powder-Free Clear Vinyl Gloves

Other names (for example trade name), if applicable


Package description (for example, packaging formats, sizes, quantities)

Box of 100 gloves

Class of medical device (I, II, III or IV), if known

Class II

Device identifier(s) (for example, serial number, catalogue number, part number, model number or unique device identifier)

900PFL, 900PFM, 900PFS, 900PFXL

Medical device licence number (for Class II, III and IV), if applicable


Authorization identification number (for devices authorized for importation or sale under an interim order made under section 30.1 of the Food and Drugs Act), if applicable


Single- use product


Manufacturer’s name

Bunzl Canada Inc.

Manufacturer’s mailing address

3150 Harvester Road
Burlington, ON
L7N 3W8

Reason for shortage

Increase in demand for the medical device

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