Nomex® Paper

Nomex® Paper for High-Performance Insulation Solutions

Manufactured to withstand a substantial temperature range, Nomex® paper can help you design top-quality motors, generators, and transformers. 

We offer a complete portfolio of high-performance insulation solutions engineered for outstanding performance and reliability. The DuPont line of Nomex® electrical insulation products includes papers and pressboards.

A unique combination of properties give Nomex® materials superior characteristics, making them ideally suited for electrical insulation applications. The advantages of Nomex® products include:

  • Inherent dielectric strength
  • Mechanical toughness
  • Thermal stability
  • Chemical compatibility
  • Flame resistance
  • Moisture insensitivity
  • Cryogenic capability
  • Radiation resistance
  • Nontoxic formulation

For more information on Nomex® Paper and Nomex® Pressboard, please visit our Energy Solutions website.

INFORMATION & IDEAS

  • Thermal Regulations Overview

    DuPont offers an overview of the typical regulation hazard codes and the leading thermal regulations impacting personal protective equipment (PPE).

  • What Keeps You Safe?

    “What Keeps You Safe?” PPE videos from DuPont show how heroes in firefighting, military, law enforcement, and emergency response rely on DuPont invention and innovation.

  • Flame-Resistant Technologies – FRT vs. Inherent

    What are the differences between “inherent” and “treated” flame resistant fabrics? Learn how each fabric reacts when exposed to heat, and when flame-resistant properties can be removed.

  • Flame-Resistant Clothing for Laboratory Work

    When working in a laboratory environment where exposure to flame is a hazard, flame-resistant garments help to minimize potential burn injury during short-term and emergency exposure to flame in laboratory work.

  • NFPA 2113 Overview

    NFPA 2113 specifies the minimum selection, care, use, and maintenance requirements for flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel in areas at risk from flash fires or short-duration flame exposure that are compliant with NFPA 2112.

  • NFPA 2112 Overview

    NFPA 2112, the standard on flame-resistant garments for protection of industrial personnel against flash fire, provides minimum requirements for the design, construction, evaluation, and certification of flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel.