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Products

  • Microflex 93-260

    Ansell Microflex 93-260

    With an innovative, patent pending three layer design, the Microflex 93-260 nitrile and neoprene composite glove offers tough protection against a broad range of aggressive chemicals. And because it’s the thinnest chemical resistant disposable glove available on the market – it goes beyond protection to offer the comfort, dexterity and tactility workers need to be their most productive.

  • Westex UltraSoft AC®: The most comfortable FR fabric yet

    Westex UltraSoft AC®: The most comfortable FR fabric yet

    Westex UltraSoft AC® offers advanced protection from electric arc flash and flash fires, and is guaranteed flame resistant for the life of the garment. Made with long staple cotton and manufactured with advanced softening technology, it's the most comfortable FR fabric yet.

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Webinars


Whitepapers

  • Springfield DH Dual Hazard FR Fabric

    This paper is intended to educate the reader about Springfield’s new, inherently flame-resistant (FR) fabric. Springfield DH is engineered to provide permanent protection against flash fires and electrical arc flashes. It is important that a flame-resistant (FR) garment provide an expected degree of protection to the wearer. This paper will address key expectations to consider when making a decision on which fabric provides the optimum protection, comfort, and durability.

  • Fire is Unpredictable, Nomex is not.

    Let's face it, you can never know with certainty when a fire will spark, how hot it will burn, where it will spread or how long you’ll be in danger. Because fire is such a wild card, DuPont™ Nomex® becomes the best bet. Nomex® fiber is proven, predictable and yes, safe.

  • Predicting Thermal Comfort of Garments by Measuring Fabric Properties

    Worker safety is top priority for employers. Personal protective equipment (PPE) including safety apparel is the "life-saving device" worn everyday for flame resistant (FR) protection.


Videos

  • Introducing DuPont™ Tychem® 2000 SFR

    Tychem® 2000 SFR coveralls provide protection against a multitude of inorganic acids and bases as well as a range of industrial cleaning formulations. In the event of a flash fire, Tychem® 2000 SFR coveralls won’t ignite, and won’t contribute additional burn injury if appropriate FR apparel is worn beneath.

  • Three powerful protection brands. One simple system.

    Finding the appropriate DuPont protective apparel just got easier. We've simplified our product identification system, replacing the original product names with an easy-to-follow numeric range. The higher the number, the higher the level of protection. Watch this video for an overview of the brand transition.

  • Space to Ground: Cyclops and LONESTAR Meet Station

    NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station; this video was posted in January 2016. Got a question or comment? Use #spacetoground to talk to the agency.


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