Need help choosing the right protective suit for the right chemical hazards?

Published:  09 September, 2013

DuPont launches internet tool that provides interactive support for finding the most appropriate chemical protective suit.

DuPont SafeSPEC 2.0’s simple five-step process provides suggestions from DuPont’s portfolio as well as the capability to compare these.

  • Step 1: Select your industry (eg agriculture, mining, oil and gas extraction; construction, manufacturing)
  • Step 2: Select your task (eg animal slaughter, asbestos abatement, biohazard handling, hazmat clean-up, oil spill clean-up)
  • Step 3: Discussion of hazard (ie if other hazards need to be added)
  • Step 4: Hazard/exposure scenario (eg if working in an environment that requires flame resistant clothing, how of this material is expected to contact your garment, and direction of exposure)
  • Step 5: See results.

SafeSPEC 2.0 provides extensive product information such as performance characteristics, permeation data, as well as data sheets and literature for download. It also enables users to save their results for future reference.

To have a go with SafeSPEC click here.

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