NISCO Safety has introduced Chemguard coveralls to the Australian market. They have been very popular in North America and Europe for years.
The Chemguard coverall is made of polypropylene with polyethylene laminated non-woven fabric. This provides comfort, strong tensile strength, abrasion resistance, flex cracking resistance, outstanding resistance against a wide range of chemicals and particles, which complies with European standards. In addition, the fabric has been tested under ASTM F903 for hydraulic jack oil, isocyanate based paint hardener, motor oil, PVC purple primer, sodium hydroxide and malathion.
The product is proven on the job every day, and is specified routinely for workers in the chemical, petrochemical, automobile, healthcare, cement and other industries in which hazardous materials must be handled.