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From ballistic and stab threats to heat, flame and arc flash, military personnel, emergency responders and law enforcement officers face some of the most extreme on-the-job hazards. 
At DuPont, we’re committed to ensuring they have the protection they need to get home safely. 
Our global network of Life Protection specialists always has your back when it comes to choosing 
the right protection.

Advancing ballistic performance

Core Matrix Technology™ is now part of DuPont Life Protection.

Tychem® 6000 FR

See how Tychem® 6000 FR provides the chemical, flame and arc flash protection you deserve.

PPE for emergency response

Discover our complete portfolio of PPE for emergency responders.

The technology behind Kevlar®

See how Kevlar® has been redefining what’s possible for over 50 years.


Protecting our armed forces

See how DuPont has been supporting the military for over 200 years.

Kevlar® body armor

Learn how only Kevlar® provides the protection you need in the most extreme environments. 


Additional resources

Introducing Tensylon® HSBD-40A

See the latest innovation in hard armor for military personnel and law enforcement.

What keeps you safe

Learn how DuPont is improving more than just protection.

Nomex® Nano Flex hoods

See how hoods made with Nomex® Nano Flex protect the most vulnerable areas.

Every thread tells a story

See why Nomex® and Kevlar® are protection’s common thread. 


Meet the world’s most technologically advanced burn evaluation unit.  

The Kevlar® journey, top to bottom

See the many ways Kevlar® continues to push the limits of possibility.

Webinar: FR face masks & COVID-19

Learn what firefighters and emergency responders need to know when it comes to facial coverings.

Introducing Kevlar® XP™ K520

Discover the latest in superior impact performance for military personnel and law enforcement.

A partnership in protection

Learn why Massif trusts Nomex® when it comes to improving protection for those who serve. 

Battle-tested ballistic performance

See how the superior impact performance of Tensylon® helps increase survivability.  

Not all face masks are the same

See why firefighters need FR face masks that are properly matched with their FR garments.

Your safety is our business

From the front lines to the power lines and everywhere in between, we provide the protection you deserve.