Dedicated web resource
23 January 2013
DuPont has launched a website dedicated to keeping fire fighters informed of the latest information about Nomex. The site has been developed following a European survey which found that fire fighters wanted ongoing s
The site has been developed following a European survey which found that fire fighters wanted ongoing support from organisations such as DuPont. The site discusses the key benefits of Nomex and includes an interactive video.
Nomex is a flame-resistant, hightemperature resistant meta-aramid fibre that doesn't melt and drip or support combustion in the air. When exposed to extreme heat, it changes its properties to capture more energy in the fabric and give the wearer valuable extra seconds of protection from heat transfer.