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DuPont™ Tyvek® 400

TY500S WH

DuPont™ Tyvek® 400 Sleeve. 18" Long. Elastic at Both Ends. Serged Seams. White.

Full Part Number :

TY500SWHxx0200yy (xx=size;yy=option code)  Help

Fabric / Material :

Tyvek® 400

Design :

Sleeve

Seam :

Serged

Color :

White

Quantity/Box :

200 per case

Sizes :

00

Option Codes :

00, NF

Tyvek® 400 garments are composed of flash spun high density polyethylene which creates a unique, nonwoven material available only from DuPont. Tyvek® 400 provides an ideal balance of protection, durability and comfort of any limited use fabric technology. Tyvek® 400 fabric offers an inherent barrier against particles (down to 1.0 micron in size). Protection is built into the fabric itself; there are no films or laminates to abrade or wear away. Tyvek® 400 fabric's durability advantage over microporous film fabrics delivers consistently better barrier, even after wear and abrasion. Applications include: lead and asbestos abatement/remediation, general maintenance/operations, spray painting, general clean-up.

  • Elastic at both ends (bicep and wrist) for arm protection
  • 18" long
  • One size fits most

AVAILABLE OPTIONS

Option Code

Description

Sizes

Part Number

00

Standard

00

TY500SWHxx020000

NF

NAFTA sourced

00

TY500SWHxx0200NF

SPECIFICATIONS

  • The garment shall be constructed of DuPont™ Tyvek® 400-- a patented flash-spun polyethylene fabric.
  • The garment shall be white in color.
  • The garment shall be a sleeve design.
  • The garment shall have serged seams.
  • The garment shall have elastic at both ends.
  • The garment shall have elastic wrists.
  • The garment shall be 18™ in length.
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FINISHED DIMENSIONS

Size Sleeve Length Wrist Opening Bicep Open
00 18 3/4 6 1/4 8

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT NEEDED

  • Wear other appropriate PPE such as, but not limited to, respiratory, eye, head, hand, and foot protection based on the hazard assessment.
  • This garment only provides partial body coverage. It may be worn in combination with other chemical resistant PPE as required based on the hazard assessment.

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Data relating to mechanical performance of the fabrics used in DuPont chemical protective clothing, listed for the selected garment according to the test methods and relevant European standard, if applicable. Such properties, including abrasion and flex-cracking resistance, tensile strength and puncture resistance can help in the assessment of protective performance.

Property Test Method Result
Thickness ASTM D1777 5.9 mils
Basis Weight ASTM D3776 1.2 oz/yd2
Burst Strength - Mullen ASTM D774 50 psi
Tear Resistance - Trap Tear (MD) ASTM D5733 6 lbf
Tear Resistance - Trap Tear (CD) ASTM D5733 5 lbf
Breaking Strength - Grab (MD) ASTM D5034 18 lbf/in
Breaking Strength - Grab (CD) ASTM D5034 22 lbf/in
Hydrostatic Head AATCC 127 45 inches H2O
Surface Resistivity (25°C / 55& RH) ASTM D257 < 6.3 x 10^9 ohms/square
Wearing Apparel Flammability 16 CFR 1610 Help Class 1

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE

Hazard / Chemical Name Cas Number Phase Normalized Break Through help
Hazard / Chemical Name Cas Number Phase Normalized Break Through
Animal Waste (non-hazardous; solid) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Asbestos (all forms) 1332-21-4 Solid May be Suitable for Use
Beryllium 7440-41-7 Solid May be Suitable for Use
Biological fluids w/ potentially infectious diseases unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Blood unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Blood w/ potentially infectious diseases unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Bodily fluids unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Bodily fluids w/ potentially infectious diseases unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Crude oil on wildlife mixture Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Dirt (general) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Feces (solid) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Fertilizer (general; solid form) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Fiberglass unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Fungicide (general; solid form) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Grease (general) unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Hazardous Particles (larger than 1 micron in size) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Herbicide (general; solid form) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Insecticide (general; solid form) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Lead 7439-92-1 Solid May be Suitable for Use
Lime mixture Solid May be Suitable for Use
Mold spores unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Non-Hazardous Particles (larger than 1 micron in size) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Pesticide (general; solid form) unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Radioactive particles unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use
Sewage unknown Liquid May be Suitable for Use
Tar balls unknown Solid May be Suitable for Use

SPECIAL WARNINGS

  • *Serged and bound seams are degraded by some hazardous liquid chemicals, such as strong acids, and should not be worn when these chemicals are present.
  • *Liquid barrier performance varies based on the amount of liquid that may get on the garment, the length of time the liquid is on the garment, applied pressure and certain physical properties of the liquid. Tyvek®400, Tyvek® 400 D, ProShield®, ProShield® 10, ProShield® 60, Tyvek® 400 FC, and ProShield® 70 garments are not appropriate if during use they are getting wet (liquid is dripping or running, or it is wet to the touch) or if spotting is observed on skin or garments worn under the protective garment. Tyvek® 500 and Tyvek® 600 offer improved liquid barrier, but may not be appropriate if spotting is observed on the skin or garments worn under the protective garment. In applications where a higher liquid barrier is needed, consider Tychem® 2000 and Tychem® 4000 garments with taped seams.
  • Tyvek® 600 and Tyvek® 500 fabric have different fabric physical properties and improved chemical resistance properties than standard Tyvek® 400 garments.
  • **Garments made using Tyvek® 400, Tyvek® 500, Tyvek® 600 and Tyvek® 800J fabrics will burn and possibly melt. None of these garments should be worn near heat, open flames, sparks or any other possible ignition source nor should they be worn in potentially explosive or flammable environments. If these garments do burn or melt while being worn, it may increase the severity of burn injuries even when worn over garments which are flame resistant, including, but not limited to, Nomex® IIIA or Nomex® Comfort garments.
  • *CAUTION: This information is based upon technical data that DuPont believes to be reliable. It is subject to revision as additional knowledge and experience are gained. DuPont makes no guarantee of results and assumes no obligation or liability in connection with this information. It is the user's responsibility to determine the nature and level of hazards and the proper personal protective equipment needed. The information set forth herein reflects laboratory performance of fabrics, not complete garments, under controlled conditions. It is intended for information use by persons having technical skill for evaluation under their specific end-use conditions, at their own discretion and risk. Anyone intending to use this information should first verify that the garment selected is suitable for the intended use. In many cases, seams and closures have shorter breakthrough times and higher penetration rates than the fabric. Please contact DuPont for specific data. These garments are intended for limited use and should be disposed of after single use. If fabric becomes torn, abraded or punctured, or if seams or closures fail, or if attached gloves, visors, etc are damaged, end user should discontinue use of garment to avoid potential exposure.