Tyvek® Cargo Covers for Perishables

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Tyvek® Cargo Covers for Perishables

Protecting people and the food supply are a part of our core mission at DuPont. Tyvek® Cargo Covers are used to protect a wide variety of perishable products worldwide including: fruits, vegetables, dairy products, cut flowers and plants, meat and seafood, and more.


  • Extend your cold chain break protection by hours
  • Significantly enhance quality and shelf life
  • Allow perishables to respire normally while venting harmful gases such as ethylene & carbon dioxide
  • Maintain high RH for respiring perishables without increased risk of condensation damage
  • Prevent weight (moisture) loss during air shipment
  • Keep your cold chain protection in place during fumigation
  • Reduce pest infestation – a pest netting alternative with many extra benefits!


  • Solar Radiation
  • Ambient Temperature Extremes
  • Heat Generated by Respiring Perishables
  • Physical Hazards, Including Pests
  • Support Normal Respiration While Venting Harmful Gases & Vapors
  • Theft & Security

"All of our customers, acting in the industry fields of pharma / life sciences and in food production of chocolate and cheese products are more than happy since they started to use Tyvek® Cargo Covers from DuPont™. The claims of temperature excursions are simply reduced to zero defect."

- Walter Richner, Managing Director - RTW Air Services SA Geneva

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