Tyvek® 500 Xpert – Is It Right For You?
For decades, DuPont innovations have helped save countless lives. DuPont scientists work tirelessly to invent new materials that are used to develop a large range of Personal Protective Equipment. These include leading brands such as Tyvek® and Tychem®, the industry-leaders for personal and chemical protective clothing.
Protective suits may look the same, but only from a distance. Check out Dupont Tyvek material advantages over Microporous Film and SMS here. Protective coveralls are intended to protect against contamination from hazards in your working environment, ranging from liquid and solid chemicals, oils, non-toxic liquids, airborne substances, dusts and fibres. In some working environments, such as laboratories and crime scenes, protective clothing is required to stop human contamination (i.e. hairs, shedding skin and clothing fibres) of the area. However, just wearing the garment is no guarantee of protection and several factors need to be taken into consideration to ensure that the suit you choose will be providing the necessary level of protection.
Our most enquired about and requested coverall is the Tyvek® 500 Xpert. The Classic. Trusted, proven & reliable type 5/6 protection.
Tyvek® 500 Xpert have a high liquid and particulate protection created with exceptional design and comfort. The coveralls have good breathability thanks to air and moisture vapour permeability. Tyvek® 500 Xpert have an overall ergonomic shape for perfect fit and protection when moving. It comes in a packaging that displays not only a sizing chart, but also expert advice on the donning and doffing procedures in simple pictograms.
Read the expert guide to choosing and wearing PPE with Dupont HERE