DuPont™ Tychem® C2 – Higher Mechanical Strength and Resealable Design
Lightweight Tychem® C2 coveralls (model CHZ5) help combine high mechanical strength with Type 3-B, 4, 5 and 6 barrier protection against a wide range of inorganic chemical and biological hazards.
These lightweight yet robust garments help provide protection against both chemical (concentrated inorganic chemicals and ultra fine particles) and biological hazards (meets EN 14126 requirements). Thanks to their ergonomic fit, they help wearers to handle even difficult tasks more easily and comfortably. Tychem® C2 coveralls are ideal for industrial cleaning, chemical manufacturing, and in the petrochemical industry.
FEATURES & INFORMATION
Tychem® C2 coverall
These lightweight coveralls combine improved mechanical strength with barrier protection against a wide range of chemical and biological hazards.
EXPLORE THE DETAILS:
ensures high level of tightness and easy dressing and undressing for improved safety
allows free movement of head without disturbing the view and offers tight fit around the respirator
Exceptional garment closures
large elastics on cuffs and ankles improve significantly the garment's fit and reduce risk of leakage at critical closure points
Overtaped tight sewn seams
offer comparable barrier to the protective clothing material
for optimum fit to body
Elasticated double cuff system
for improved protection
Chemical Protective Coverall Category IIIClick for more
Type 3 – Protection against pressurised liquid chemicals
(Norm: EN 14605)
Type 4 – Protection against liquid aerosols
(Norm: EN 14605)
Type 4B – Biological protection
(Norm: EN 14126)
Type 5 – Protection against airborne solid particulate chemicals
(Norm: EN ISO 13982-1)
Type 6 – Limited protection against liquid mist
(Norm: EN 13034)
Electrostatic discharge if properly grounded
(Norm: EN 1149-5: 2008)
Protection against particulate radioactive contamination
(Norm: EN 1073-2)
At Toulouse-Blagnac, AIRBUS uses DuPont Tyvek®/Tychem® coveralls to help protect workers during paint spraying, aircraft maintenance and inspections.
Altona Ambulance Service Uses Tychem® F to Protect from Pathogens
Altona Ambulance Service turns to Tychem® F as a bio-barrier against highly contagious pathogens.
Tychem® F2 Helps Protect Workers at Fertiliser Producer AB Lifosa
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DuPont Trains Fleet Street News Crews in Biohazard Protection
DuPont trains Fleet Street broadcasting and print media news teams for the possibility of a flu pandemic or other biohazard emergency.
Rohm and Haas facilitates Employee Safety with DuPont Personal Protection
Rohm and Haas, a global leader in specialty materials, appoints DuPont to provide protection expertise at its 70 hectare site in Alsace, France.
Crime Scene Protection with DuPont Tyvek®
For over 40 years, DuPont has worked with emergency services the world over to help provide protective clothing solutions, e.g. at crime scenes.
INFORMATION & IDEAS
Donning and Doffing
Learn more about the correct procedures for the donning and doffing of personal protective coveralls.
Cytostatic Contamination Protection with Tyvek® and Tychem®
In addition to providing product protection, Tyvek® and Tychem® also meet the requirements of Category III for personal protection from chemicals.
Keeping superbugs at bay
The Ebola crisis and the escalating fight against untreatable bacterial and viral diseases show no signs of abating and point towards a new level of risk for paramedics and other emergency responders.
- Virus hunters search for the next deadly disease outbreak wearing Tyvek® coveralls
Trends in chemical protective clothing: High wearer comfort, multiple protection and integration of additional functions
At A+A 2015 DuPont Personal Protection offers an insight into current developments in chemical protective clothing
DuPont unveils single layer, triple-threat protection garment Tychem® ThermoPro at A+A 2015
A+A 2015 marks the introduction of DuPont™ Tychem® ThermoPro, a new single layer, triple-threat protection garment from DuPont Protection Technologies.
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- The Tychem® difference
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DuPont Guide on Chemical Risk Assessment
There are multiple protection needs to consider when choosing chemical protective garments. Performing a thorough workplace risk assessment is essential to selecting safe, comfortable and compliant chemical protective clothing for industrial workers.
Safety and More = DuPont PPE Products
DuPont provides excellent garments for workers that may be exposed to a multitude of chemical hazards and helps customers to address their needs. Precisely understanding work-related hazards assists safety managers in making their selection from a wide range of PPE products.
DuPont Guide on Personal Chemical Protection
Workers can be exposed to a multitude of hazards, from chemicals, dusts, radioactive particles, fibres, dioxins and lubricants, to biological and phytosanitary substances. DuPont assists safety managers in making their PPE selection and provides excellent chemical protective garments.
USES AND APPLICATIONS
- Industrial Protective Clothing
- Chemical Protection for Military and Police
- Chemical and Biological Hazard Protection
- Personal Protection in the Petrochemical and Chemical Industry
- Nuclear Protective Clothing
- Nomex® for Metal Work and Foundries
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