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.
DuPont offers solutions that help provide chemical protection for a host of different hazards. See how Tyvek®, Tychem® and Nomex® brands help offer the chemical protection for military and police in situations such as initial entry, victim rescue, release mitigation, evidence collection, body removal, site clean-up, not to mention forensics and scene of crime.
Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) suits are designed using inherent flame-resistant inner and outer layers made of Nomex® fibre and flexible, semi-rigid and rigid ballistic protective elements made of Kevlar® fibre. The suits are tailored for protection and mobility, dexterity and comfort for each body part.
Learn how nuclear protective clothing made with DuPont™ Tyvek® helps prevent contamination of skin and undergarments.
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.
Learn how garments of DuPont™ Nomex®, DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Tychem® help protect operators and technicians from hazards in the petrochemical industry.