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The DuPont™ Arc-Guide helps companies understand and manage an electrical hazard that is deadly, yet gets frequently overlooked.

DuPont™ Arc-Man® is an extraordinary test facility that enables manufacturers to assess and compare how materials and garments perform in terms of thermal protection against electrical arc.

DuPont™ Kevlar® fibers are used to help provide strength, flexibility, and lightweight protection in everything from yarns and woven ballistic fabrics to ropes and apparel.

For hot surface contact hazards present in metal and glass forming foundries, DuPont created terry cloth made of Kevlar® fibre for use in heat-resistant gloves. Heavyweight gloves and mitts composed of 100% Kevlar® terry cloth and Kevlar® blends help offer a high level of protection for high-heat applications.

DuPont™ Nomex® fibers are heat- and flame-resistant, and are used in protective fabrics, garments, electrical paper for insulation, and other high-performance applications to help provide protection to millions of people and processes worldwide.

For over 40 years, DuPont™ Nomex® has been providing thermal protection for industrial workers in the most hazardous environments, delivering highly effective flame- and heat-resistance, in exceptionally durable and lightweight solutions.

DuPont™ ProShield® FR coveralls help provide limited protection against flames and chemicals. The new solution to protect you and your reusable flame-resistant garment worn beneath it.

DuPont™ Tempro® limited-flame-spread coveralls help provide dirt and grime protection, helping to safeguard primary flame-resistant protective garments from non hazardous dirt and grime.

DuPont commitment to safety stands 1.85m tall, and is covered with 122 heat sensors. The independently certified DuPont™ Thermo-Man® is one of the most advanced thermal burn injury evaluation devices in the world, and helps DuPont test the performance of flame-resistant fabrics, garments and accessories.

DuPont™ Tychem® C accessories in combination with chemical protective clothing can help offer enhanced protection of body parts that are more exposed to hazardous substances.

DuPont™ Tychem® C chemical garments help offer comfortable, limited-use protection against a wide range of inorganic chemical and biological hazards.

DuPont™ Tychem® F2 garments combine the chemical barrier of Tychem® F with a higher mechanical strength and a resealable design.

DuPont™ Tyvek® Accessories complement our chemical protective clothing perfectly, and can help offer enhanced protection for body parts that are more exposed to hazardous substances. More durable than accessories made of alternative fabrics, they help provide excellent protection and value in use.

DuPont™ Tyvek® Classic Plus combines type-4 performance with the comfort of a Tyvek® suit.

DuPont™ Tyvek® Classic Xpert garments offer reliable protection for occupations that involve threats ranging from chemical handling, asbestos, pharmaceutical or radioactive particulate exposure to biological protection.