Tychem® LV Technical Data Sheet


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Tychem® LV Technical Data Sheet - 1

DuPont™ Tychem® LV Low Visibility and High Performance for chemical/biological terrorism response and for handling hazardous materials. Technical Data Sheet DuPont™ Tychem® LV garments provide low visibility and excellent chemical protection for industrial applications and during chemical/ biological terrorism incidents. Provides the same level of chemical protection and durability as DuPont™ Tychem® BR but in a low visibility color. Application Tychem® LV provides chemical protection from a wide range of chemical agents that a terrorist is likely to use—toxic industrial chemicals and military chemical agents. Uses include chemical handling, petrochemical manufacturing, emergency response, military and weapons of mass destruction handling and response. Durability DuPont™ Tychem® LV garments are strong, yet flexible for ease of movement. Tychem® LV delivers the high durability you expect from chemical protective apparel made by DuPont, including tear, puncture and abrasion resistance. The results are long lasting protection and consistent value. Tychem® LV stays flexible even at sub-zero temperatures. DUPONT GARMENTS: LEVELS OF PROTECTION TO MEET YOUR NEEDS Nomex® Limitedwear Non-hazardous particles Flame resistance Heavy CHEMICAL EXPOSURE Non-hazardous particles, liquids and aerosols Non-hazardous particles Hazardous particles Non-hazardous particles Non-hazardous light liquid splash and aerosols

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Tychem® LV Technical Data Sheet - 2

Permeation Tychem LV is backed by extensive documentation and provides at least 30 minutes protection against more than 282 chemical challenges. These not only include live chemical warfare agents, but toxic industrial chemicals, which are more likely to be encountered during a terrorism incident according to experts. ® Physical Properties of DuPont™ Tychem® LV Property Permeation Data for ASTM Recommended List of Chemicals for Evaluating Protective Clothing Materials (ASTM F1001) Physical Phase Average Permeation Rate, µg/cm2/min Chemical Name Average Normalized Breakthrough Time, min >480...

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