ABOUT THIS CATEGORY
Lab coats also referred to as white coats and laboratory coats, are protective garments covering the torso down to the knees and have front vertical openings for easy donning. Resembling a knee-length shirt, these white coats shield the wearer from direct contact with hazardous substances in the laboratory. Similarly, wearing laboratory coats avoid cross-contamination of samples and clean rooms. Lab coats are used by medical, quality control, and electronics personnel for sample testing, research and development, and other lab works.