Tyvek / Tyvek® 500 AV


Tyvek® 500 AV

DuPont™ Tyvek® 500 AV. Hooded coverall. Ergonomic-protective design. Stitched external seams. Elasticated wrists, ankles and face. Elasticated waist (glued-in). Tyvek® zipper and flap. White. Developed for Emergency services teams: the fabric meets the Standard Performance requirements of EN 13795-1 (Surgical clothing and drapes) and reaches 99.99% antiviral efficacy against SARS-COV 2 after 2h of exposure (ISO 18184). This garment is suitable for use in medical device applications.

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Name Description
Full Part Number TY0198SWHAV
Fabric/Materials TYVEK® 500 AV
Design Hooded coverall with elastics
Seam Stitched (external)
Color White
Sizes SM, MD, LG, XL, 2X, 3X
Quantity/Box 25 per box, individually packed


DuPont™ Tyvek® 500 AV. Hooded coverall available in white, in sizes SM to 3X. Robust yet lightweight. 3-piece hood for optimal fit to head and face when turning. Elasticated face, wrists and ankles as well as glued-in waist elastic. Ample crotch area for freedom of movement. Large, easy-to-grasp zipper puller.
Tyvek® garments are composed of flash spun high density polyethylene, providing an ideal balance of protection, durability and comfort. Tyvek® is permeable to both air and water vapour, yet repels water-based liquids and aerosols. It offers an excellent barrier against fine particles and fibres (down to 1 micron in size), is ultra-low-linting and antistatically treated on both sides. Silicone non-added.
Applications of Tyvek® 500 AV garments include routine tasks in low-risk situations, or when risk is defined, in context of BSL3 or higher, and low exposure to body fluids: transport of infected patient, patient with severe conditions, hospital setting.

  • Certified according to Regulation (EU) 2016/425
  • Pass EN 13795-1 Standard Performance as medical device.
  • Chemical protective clothing, Category III, Type 5-B and 6-B
  • EN 14126 (barrier to infective agents), EN 1073-2 (protection against radioactive contamination). (2476)
  • Antistatic treatment (EN 1149-5) - on both sides.
  • Stitched external seams.
  • Very low inward leakage thanks to optimised design
  • Tyvek® auto-lock zipper and zipper flap for increased protection.



Fabric & Permeation/Penetration Data

Physical Properties

Data relating to mechanical performance of the fabrics used in DuPont chemical protective clothing, listed for the selected garment according to the test methods and relevant European standard, if applicable. Such properties, including abrasion and flex-cracking resistance, tensile strength and puncture resistance can help in the assessment of protective performance.

Property Test Method Typical Result EN
Abrasion Resistance 7 EN 530 Method 2 >100 cycles 2/6 1
Basis Weight DIN EN ISO 536 43.0 g/m2 N/A
Charge Decay EN 1149-3 <4 s N/A
Colour N/A. White N/A
Exposure to high Temperature N/A. Melting point ~135 °C N/A
Puncture Resistance EN 863 >10 N 2/6 1
Resistance to water penetration AATCC 127 >9 kPa N/A
Resistenza alla rottura per flessione 7 EN ISO 7854 Method B >100000 cycles 6/6 1
Tensile Strength (MD) DIN EN ISO 13934-1 >60 N 2/6 1
Tensile Strength (XD) DIN EN ISO 13934-1 >60 N 2/6 1
Trapezoidal Tear Resistance (MD) EN ISO 9073-4 >10 N 1/6 1
Trapezoidal Tear Resistance (XD) EN ISO 9073-4 >10 N 1/6 1
  •  According to EN 14325
  •  According to EN 14126
  •  According to EN 1073-2
  •  According to EN 14116
  •   According to EN 11612
  •  Front Tyvek ® / Back
  •  Based on test according to ASTM D-572
  •  See Instructions for Use for further information, limitations and warnings
  •  Larger than
  •  Smaller than
  •  Not Applicable
  •  Standard Deviation








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