Fluorescent Aerosol Screening Test

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BarriAire Gold Hoods feature an ultra‑light weight inner layer of DuPont Nomex® Nano Flex fabric. This innovative particulate barrier blocks 95% of harmful contaminants and potentially carcinogenic particulates .20 microns in size or larger.

FAST UV-light photographs without Nomex® Nano Flex (left) and with Nomex® Nano Flex (right) illustrating after particle exposure for the test subject’s head and neck; bright yellow areas show where particles penetrated the ensemble.

Above test performed on complete coverage hood without turnout coat. Test was performed at RTI (Test #2322, DOD Test Operations Procedure 10‑2‑022 modified for head form). These conditions may not be typical of the conditions encountered in actual situations. The results of these tests are only predictions under these specific laboratory conditions. The user is solely responsible for any interpretations of the test data provided by DuPont. DUPONT MAKES NO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH ANY USE OF THIS INFORMATION. This data is not intended for use by the user or others without expressed written consent of DuPont. DuPont and Nomex are trademarks or registered trademarks of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company or its affiliates.