Protecting those who protect us
From volatile chemicals to hostile enemies, the brave people who work in these high stress fields rely on innovative personal protective equipment solutions from DuPont.
From first responders to military personnel, we provide science-based solutions to provide every hero with the protection they deserve.
Our PPE solutions include some of the most trusted brands in the industry: Kevlar? aramid fiber for ballistic vehicle armor and cut and abrasion protection, Nomex? fiber for flame hazards, Tychem? garments for liquid and gas chemical hazards, and Tyvek? garments for dry particulate hazards. By collaborating with industries, communities and governments, we can engineer and offer the latest PPE solutions to help protect our military and law enforcement personnel while they continue protecting us.
Kevlar? for law enforcement
For the men and women in law enforcement, being protected from threats like bullets, stabbing, weapons, and fire is critical. That’s why gear made with innovative, lightweight Kevlar? fiber, is so important.
Nomex? for military & law enforcement
Our military personnel know that flash fires are an ever-present hazard and seconds can make all the difference between life and death. DuPont answers the call with Nomex? fiber.
Tyvek?/Tychem? chemical protection for military & law enforcement
Many military and police scenarios call for effective chemical protection —and DuPont provides it with its Tyvek? and Tychem? PPE.
DuPont is proud to partner with the IACP to help promote body armor wear via the IACP/Kevlar? Survivors' Club?.
Kevlar? is proud to celebrate the IACP/Kevlar? Survivors' Club? 2015 Honoree of the Year, Officer Michael Wrobel from the Chicago Police Deparment.
Nomex? proudly works with the U.S. military to help them develop and deliver innovative protective solutions.
DuPont offers protective garment options for all levels of exposure risk to fentanyl and other synthetic opiods.