Respirators – Protection from Airborne Particles
What is a Respirator? A respirator is a device worn over the face/mouth designed to protect the wearer from inhaling harmful dusts, fumes, vapors, or gases. Respirators come in a wide range of types and sizes used by all sorts of industries. Respirators cover the nose, mouth, and sometimes the eyes and face. They provide […]?
Choosing the Right Disposable Gloves
Employers are required by law to provide their employees with acceptable personal protective equipment (PPE). This is to ensure the employees’ safety and minimize potential risk. PPEs should be utilized in conjunction with a controlled work environment to complement each other, and act as the final barrier between a hazardous chemical and an employee...
Tyvek Disposable Apparel
What is Tyvek Disposable Apparel and how does it protect? In the previous article, we discussed glove being a major part of personal protective equipment, or PPE. When work involves hazardous materials, Tyvek clothing can protect. Tyvek apparel, created by Dupont, features a single layer of synthetic material called high-density polyethylene. This single layer manages […]?