Hazmat Suits - Definitions for the Clothing & Textile Industry

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A HAZMAT suit is an overall garment worn by people to protect themselves from hazardous materials or substances. The materials that make up the overall garment include heavy PVC or rubber and tyvek, a paper-like material that has been treated to repel hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive materials. These suits may or may not include accompanying oxygen supplies to aid the wearer with breathing under adverse conditions.
 
The above article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hazmat_suit    ).  Apparel Industry definition modified by Apparel Search   8/2/05

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