PPE

Grâce-Hollogne
R&D Manager Technical Textiles & Composites

On July 9th, Centexbel, issued the first certificate for respiratory protection, after the extension of its certification scope as Notified Body #0493.

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Personal protective equipment (PPE) are products that the user can wear or hold, in order to be protected against hazards either at home, at work or whilst engaging in leisure activities. Statistics on fatal and major work accidents underline the importance of protection and prevention

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Development of a test method to determine the protection offered by textile materials to certain mechanical risks.