Quote Originally Posted by Woolliscroft View Post
I'd just use tongs in the chemicals. You don't want them on your skin anyway, if only because even tiny amounts of fixer on your fingers can get onto the next sheet of paper you handle and leave nasty white finger prints on the image.

David.
Sometimes those nasty white marks don't show up for years, after you've perhaps sold or given the print to someone whose regard you esteem.