Oil & Gas activities


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Tychem Tyvek One of the keys to employee safety is the provision of appropriate protective clothing. Selecting the right garment not only helps to prevent injury, but may also help to prevent long-term occupational diseases. Different industrial applications mean different safety requirements. For this reason, we work very closely with industry to ensure that our product range meets specific industry needs. But our commitment to safety doesn’t stop there; we also offer extensive training and back-up support to ensure that our garments are worn safely. Oil & Gas activities DuPont Personal Protection o il & gas

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Use of chemical protective clothing in ex-zones Companies operating in the gas supply sector use combustible materials that can create potentially explosive atmospheres. These ‘explosive protection zones’ or ‘Ex-zones’ are classified into various categories depending on the frequency and length of time that the hazard exists. Thanks to the tests conducted by the Swiss Safety Institute, in Basel, the below table shows in which situation TYVEK®/TYCHEM® protective clothing can be safely worn. TYVEK® TYCHEM® C TYCHEM® F Zone 0 An area in wich a potentially explosive atmosphere, consisting of a...

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Tyvek®: the balance between protection, durability & comfort TYVEK® Classic Chemical Protective Coveralls, Category II * * ** *** Type 5 Type 6 EN 1149-1 EN 1073-2 • Ergonomic 3-piece hood allowing easy movement of the head • External stitched seams for enhanced protection of the wearer • Tyvek® zipper with zip flap • S to XXXL (white) - M to XXL (blue, green) TYVEK® Classic Plus Chemical Protective Coveralls, Category II Type 4 Type 5 Type 6 EN 14126 Type 4B EN 1149-1 EN 1073-2 • Stitched and overtaped seams offering equal barrier as the fabric • Stretch rubber thumb loop to prevent the...

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For more information on our support services: DuPont Personal Protection DuPont de Nemours Luxembourg S.à r.l. L-2984 Luxembourg Tel.: +800 3666 6666 (international toll-free) Fax: +352 3666 5098 E-mail: personal.protection@lux.dupont.com Or visit our website at: www.dpp-europe.com You don’t expect him to cut corners doing his job. He doesn’t expect you to cut corners doing yours. L-30127 - The DuPont Oval, DuPontTM, The miracles of scienceTM and TYVEK® are registered trademarks or trademarks of DuPont or its affiliates. © Copyright 2009 E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company. All rights...

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