Firefighters and military pilots aren’t the only ones who rely on the inherent heat and flame resistance of Nomex®. It’s a material of choice for a wide range of uses and applications that are essential to our way of life.
Best known for its use in ballistic and stab-resistant body armor, Kevlar® brand aramid fiber is credited with helping to save thousands of lives. Lightweight and extraordinarily strong, it’s used to make a variety of clothing, accessories, and equipment safer, more cut resistant and durable.
Whenever thermal protection is needed, only one fiber comes to mind — Nomex®. For over 40 years, workers across industries have relied on the inherently flame-resistant properties of Nomex® to help keep them safe from the hazards they face on the job.
DuPont engineered ProShield® apparel helps provides protection against non-hazardous exposures. Learn how affordable and practical ProShield® garments can be used to help protect against non-hazardous dry particle and light liquid splash applications.
To provide electricians, utility workers, and other industrial workers with inherently flame-resistant garments for protection against electric arc flash, DuPont engineered Protera® is NFPA 70E–Compliant.
DuPont™ Tempro® protective apparel can help extend the life of the flame resistant garments you depend upon.
DuPont’s commitment to safety stands at 6’1” and is covered with 122 heat sensors. 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 garments.
Not all deadly threats come in the form of guns or other weapons. For protection against chemical dangers, industrial workers rely on DuPont™ Tychem® brand garments.