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Westex ShieldCXP™

Flame Resistance Against Flammable Solvents

Made with 100% DuPont™ Nomex® IIIA fibers

   ​• Nomex® IIIA has provided FR protection for almost 50 years 
   • Flame resistant for the life of the garment
   • Fabric self extinguishes limiting the severity of the burn injury​​​​​​​​​​​​

NFPA 2112 Certified

​   • Standard for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire 
   • There is not a standard specific to laboratory personnel
   • Flash fire hazard is present in laboratories

Flash Fire

​   • A flash fire is a short duration fuel-limited fire 
   • ​May occur when fuel and air become mixed in adequate concentrations to combust

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Watch testing video of flammable solvents