3Introduction

DuPont clean-processed and sterile cleanroom garments, designed for single use, off er meaningful advantages in today s challenging cleanroom environments, including:

✓ Quality single-use garments are not subjected to multiple cycles of wearing, laundering and sterilization, so fabric barrier and strength are consistent and predictable. Also, DuPont Controlled Environments garments help minimize cross-contamination risk because clean-processing and packaging are done in a facility that only handles new garments.

✓ Flexibility the DuPont single-use apparel program allows you to order only the quantities that you plan to use, which off ers fl exibility as your needs change.

✓ Cost Control single-use garments help eliminate budget uncertainties associated with garment repair, damage and loss, helping you to better predict expenditures.

Selected DuPont™ Tyvek® IsoClean® garments are designed and manufactured to meet or exceed the European standards for Type 5 & 6 chemical protective clothing and are CE marked as Category III PPE in accordance with the PPE directive. Selected DuPont™ Tyvek® IsoClean® accessories (clean-processed and sterile, option code MS and a broad selection of the non-processed "bulk" items) are certifi ed as Category I PPE and like garments carry the CE marking. Th e CE Certifi cation and corresponding certifi ed property performance claims are made on the garment aft er clean-processing and sterilization.

To carry the CE mark, chemical protective clothing must:

✓ Meet the minimum requirements of the corresponding product standard which includes requirements on:  Material and seam physical properties  Chemical and particulate barrier properties of the material and whole garment

 Garment fi t and labelling ✓ Hold a valid EC Type examination certifi cate (the "CE Certifi cate") from a 3rd party notifi ed body

✓ Hold a valid Quality Surveillance contract / certifi cate with a 3rd party notifi ed body

Tyvek® IsoClean® garments are certifi ed as passing tests for compliance with both Type 5 (Protective clothing against airborne solid particulates) and Type 6 (Low level spray test). Th ey have been additionally certifi ed for protection against infective agents (EN 14126) and also meet the requirements of the ISO 16602 (Type 5 & 6) standard. See picture 2 for an example of the Tyvek® IsoClean® garment labelling

INTRODUCTION

CE-CERTIFIED SINGLE-USE GARMENTS FROM DUPONT

CATEGORY III CHEMICAL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING

Picture 2: Tyvek® IsoClean® product labelling.