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Navy begins wear testing new fire retardant uniforms

Navy begins wear testing new fire retardant uniforms
NAVAL STATION NORFOLK, Va. — For anyone who has been in the Navy for a decade or more, the wear tests starting June 1 of the new at-sea uniforms...

Fire Retardant Paint

Fire Retardant Paint Coating
Fire Retardant Paint, FX Paint Guard, Class A, Non Toxic, Latex Paint, Great for Drywall, I-Joist, Plywood and more. 

Fire Retardant Paint

Fire Retardant Paint Coating
Fire Retardant Paint, FX Paint Guard, Class A, Non Toxic, Latex Paint, Great for Drywall, I-Joist, Plywood and more. 

Fire Retardant Coating Spray

Fire Retardant Coating spray
Fire Retardant Coating Spray - Fire Retardant Coating FX Tree Guard spray can protect Christmas Trees, hay, grass, straw and other natural products from fire.

Most Amazing Pilot DC-10 Tanker 911 at the Powerhouse Wildfire Fire

The 10 Tanker Air Carrier DC-10 "Tanker 911" in action at the Powerhouse brush fire on June 2, 2013. Tanker 911 makes four consecutive Phoschek drops on one tank, painting a line of fire retardant ahead of the fire.

Graphene and Phosphorus Make Fire-Stopping Foam

Fire Retardant Foam
A lightweight but strong plastic almost twice as fire retardant as similar materials has been made by researchers in China and South Korea.

Safety in the Workplace-Fire Resistant Clothing

Two standards deal with personal protective equipment: OSHA 29 CFR 1910, Subpart S and NFPA 70E-2004. NFPA 70E offers requirements consistent with the OSHA requirements as defined in 29 CFR 1926, Subpart K.

Why Fire Retardant Clothing?

The use and availability of flame-resistant (FR) clothing has become much more common due to the continued development and updating of industry saf...

What are the requirements for high visibility safety apparel?

What are the requirements for high visibility safety apparel?
ANSI/ISEA 107 American National Standard for High Visibility Safety Apparel and Headwear establishes design, material, photometric and physical performance requirements for high visibility apparel.

What is an ATPV?

An Arc Thermal Performance Value (ATPV) is a rating assigned to flame resistant clothing indicating the level of protection provided. Heavier weight fabrics typically have higher ATPVs and provide increased protection. Every Rasco FR garment has the ATPV marked on the level.

OSHA 1910.132(d)(1) Fire Retardant Clothing Rule

OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) is the division of the U.S. Department of Labor that sets and enforces occupational health and...

Electric Power eTool: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Flame-Resistant (FR) Clothing

Flame-Resistant (FR) Clothing
FR Clothing and the "269" Standard. OSHA issued an interpretation memorandum that provides guidance for complying with the apparel requirements. This memorandum provides information on acceptable types of clothing and on the employer's assessment of the hazards