Nitrile gloves are suitable for those allergic to latex. In addition, they have become very popular today, due to their high level of resistance.
Vinyl gloves are also latex-free, and tend to be lower in price, yet offer less resistance, which decreases durability.
Latex gloves offer a high level of resistance. In addition, they are very elastic and comfortable.
Polyethylene gloves offer the lowest level of resistance of all, yet they are the most economical option.