Nomex® for PPE


Performance when the heat is on

PPE garments made with Nomex® provide the ultimate in heat and flame-resistant protection against a range of thermal hazards. From heat and flame to arc flash protection, Nomex® delivers uncompromising FR protection.

Why Nomex®

Innovating for sustainability

DuPont Personal Protection brings together some of the most trusted names in personal protective equipment (PPE)—Tyvek®, Tychem®, Nomex® and Kevlar®—to provide unparalleled solutions that protect workers against chemical, thermal, electric arc, mechanical and other workplace hazards.

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Equipped with 10 precision burn sensors and 8 torches to help simulate a real-world flash fire hazard, the DuPont™ Thermo-Hand™ unit provides compelling demonstrations to help expand your knowledge about the durability, heat and flame resistance of hand protection solutions


Get the Facts — 1-Min Videos

A series of 1-min videos for creative demonstrations on our protective garments and gloves. 


Heat & flame protection

Nomex® offers a tested and proven portfolio of protective solutions that continues to meet or exceed global standards for heat, flame and arc flash protection.


Arc flash protection

Nomex fabric delivers lightweight, comfortable FR protective solutions that meet or exceed global standards in arc flash, heat and flame protection and performance.


Nomex® for emergency response

Those who dedicate their lives to protecting ours deserve the best protection available.


Nomex® Xtreme Performance

Nomex® Xtreme Performance solutions provide emergency responders with industry-leading performance before, during and after a fire.

Nomex Nano Flex

Nomex® Nano & Nano Flex

From reducing heat stress to enhancing particle barrier protection, Nomex® continues to provide next-generation FR solutions.

Nomex® fabric delivers lightweight FR solutions for arc flash hazards

Nomex® for electrical/utility

Nomex® offers a tested and proven portfolio of protective solutions for electricians, wiremen and linemen with uncompromising and unparalleled protection and comfort.

Nomex® provides tested and proven heat and flame solutions

Nomex® for manufacturing & transportation

People working the toughest industrial jobs around the world face the risk of fire hazards during every shift. That’s why they choose FR clothing made with Nomex®--for proven protection and comfort. 

Nomex® for racing protection

Racing protection

Performance and confidence — racing professionals can’t have one without the other. That’s why they wear racing suits made of DuPont™ Nomex® fiber.

Thermo-Man® demonstration unit


Our Thermo-Man® units use state-of-the-art technology to demonstrate the durability and superior flame-resistance Nomex® delivers compared to other FR solutions.