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HPC Healthline UK Ltd (formerly known as Hanfare Protective Clothing) was first established in 1968 and has now become synonymous with supplying one of the most extensive ranges of disposable gloves and workwear, pulp and paper products, polythene bags and infection control solutions. We pride ourselves on providing our customers with the highest service levels built on our basic core principles. Customer Focus, Reliability, Flexibility & Variety, Quality & The Environment.

Our well known brands include Handsafe®, Healthline™, SafeDon™, Shield®, Shield®2, Shield® Industrial, Shield®2 Industrial, Trusty®Finetouch®, Caretex®, Safetex®.

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Corporate Values



Our experienced customer service team and your dedicated Account Manager are here to assist you with all of your requirements.

We are constantly investing in the latest IT solutions to provide our customers with fast & effective online options to manage their account(s).


Reliability& Service

Having been in the business for over 45 years, we are financially secure and continue to grow whatever the economic climate. This stability allows us to have a greater stock holding in our multiple distribution centres, which combined with our own fleet of delivery vehicles and partnerships with major transport companies, means we can provide our customers a guaranteed faster service.


Flexibility& Variety

A key provider of disposable gloves and protective workwear, we also supply a comprehensive range of polythene bags, disposable pulp and paper products, infection control kits and wipes. We also stock many supporting products such as holders, racks and dispensers. Our extensive range offers the flexibility of ordering a wider range from one supplier. We can also source hard to find and untraditional products when required.

Quality &

Quality &The Environment

Registered to ISO9001 and ISO13485, our products meet the highest levels of quality and conform to all relevant British and European Standards including BSI, Kitemark and CHSA registration where required.Part of a Green Business Network, we have achieved the environmental ISO14001 registration through our green initiatives and are working towards ISO50001 for Energy Management.


Innovation& Technology

HPC Healthline continues to focus on innovation with a number of unique patented products, either in our current range or in development.

We are constantly investing in the technology to provide our customers with the latest solutions available to ensure we maintain the highest levels of service.

Quality Certifications

Regular internal and external audits ensure we keep our quality management systems up to date and to the highest standards. Please click on the links to download our latest quality certifications.

Associations / Memberships

We value the partnerships and memberships we hold within our industry. This helps us to remain connected with the latest events and breakthroughs that could contribute to the quality of service we provide to our customers.