Beat the heat with fire resistant clothing
Fire is unpredictable. And deadly. That’s why workers who face on-the-job threats of fire and electric arc hazards rely on (FR) clothing made with DuPont™ Nomex®.
Every day around the world, in labs, on battlefields, in burning buildings and countless other hot spots, this advanced fiber helps keep millions of workers safe from extreme danger. The inherent protection of Nomex® fiber—protection that can’t be washed out or worn away—is an essential safeguard for emergency responders, military troops, police officers, scientists and industrial workers around the world, all who trust the durability and advanced flame-resistant properties of Nomex® to help bring them home safe.
Nomex® fabric solutions for industrial workers
The tested and proven performance of DuPont™ Nomex® is now available in lightweight, comfortable, highly breathable fabrics that meet or exceed international standards for protection and performance.
PPE Solutions for Emergency Response
DuPont is more focused than ever on providing innovative protection solutions and expert technical support tailored to meet the specific needs of emergency responders around the world.
Electric arc protection: hazards, standards, terminology and protective garments
In this webinar, the DuPont Personal Protection team will lead you through all aspects related to electric arc hazards, including definitions and norms but also protective measures and solutions.
Flame-resistant clothing standards
DuPont works with companies, governments, academics and scientists to develop a vast range of garments and products that protect life. Read more about key thermal regulations to find out how.
Tested for the hazards you face
Thermo-Man® is the world’s most advanced life-size thermal burn evaluation system. 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.
By Eric Key, associate investigator at DuPont, and Jeff Hanks, senior research associate for DuPont Personal Protection.
The American Gas Association (AGA) is a trade organization made up of 200 companies that service 95% of natural gas customers in the United States. The AGA completed an extensive study of workplace natural gas fires, providing data for safety managers and hazard assessments.
Unique Design by Bulwark® Protection and Innovative Fabric by DuPont Are Winning Combination
Find out how this technology helps reduce firefighters' exposure to particulates, optimizes comfort and minimizes heat stress.
Nomex® EMS wear provides protection from flash fire hazards, chemicals and bloodborne pathogens, enabling EMS professionals to keep saving lives.
See how Nomex® outperforms fire-resistant cotton/nylon blends in personal protective equipment.