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Did You Know? Edition 8: Cat III Chemical Protection

Did You Know? is a literature series from OAASIS designed to inform readers about various PPE and MRO standards, procedures and options.

Edition 8 covers Cat III of the European PPE Directive, specifically Chemical Protective Clothing. In this edition of Did You Know we look at…

  • What does Cat III mean in the European PPE Directive
  • The six types of chemical protection for clothing
  • What EN standards relate to chemical protective PPE
  • How Liquid and Spray Tight suits are tested
  • Also featuring the DuPont SafeSpec site – perfect for reading up on permeation data and finding out what protection is needed for workplace chemical hazards!