MAPA was founded in 1948 by Mr. Marret and Mr. Paturel. Today MAPA has manufacturing facilities throughout various regions of the globe. It is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of protective gloves and a Subsidiary company of the American Group Jarden.

In 1958 MAPA produced the first flocklined glove.

MAPA’s products provide protection against chemicals and liquids, mechanical hazards, temperature, and hand contamination and they can be divided into two market segments

  • MAPA Professional - Industrial Division
  • MAPA AdvanTech - Critical Environments Division

Chemical Safety Guide