USES AND APPLICATIONS
Chemical protective clothing and biohazard suits made of DuPont™ Tychem® or DuPont™ Tyvek® help offer up to CE category III, type 3-B, 4, 5 and 6 protection against chemical and biological hazards. These comfortable, limited-use garments come in a wide range of models for different applications.
Personnel working with cytostatics must be provided with effective protection from these drugs, many of which are carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic. At the same time, it is important to protect the product against contamination by people. Wearing appropriate personal protective equipment is one of the ways of achieving this.
Learn how limited-use protective garments can protect people and processes in the food industry.
Our scientists and technicians have created and rigorously tested our leading brands used in industrial protective clothing, including Nomex®, Tychem®, Tyvek® and Kevlar®. Learn more about their roles in industrial safety and worker protection.
Learn how nuclear protective clothing made with DuPont™ Tyvek® helps prevent contamination of skin and undergarments.
Learn what type of hazards workers face in the oil and gas industry and how DuPont™ Tyvek®, DuPont™ Tychem® and DuPont™ Nomex® brands help offer protection against.
Learn how garments made of DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Tychem® can help adequately protect people from the cross-transmission of bacteria and biological agents in agricultural applications, and farmers when preparing and applying phytosanitary products.