What is the difference between Spunbond-Meltblown-Spunbond (SMS) and Spunbond Polypropylene (PP) fabric?
Spunbond-Meltblown-Spunbond (SMS) is made from a 3-ply protective fabric that combines strength, fluid resistance with soft, breathable comfort. It is comprised of one layer of meltblown polypropylene bonded between two layers of spunbond polypropylene. It is appropriate for extended wear situations where light to moderate fluid contact is anticipated.
Available in: SafeWear Hipster Jackets & SafeWear High Performance Lab Coats
Spunbond Polypropylene (PP) is a standard fabric for basic protective apparel. It is formed by bonding fibers together to form a single layer of breathable, non-woven based material. The primary advantages are economy and comfort, with light fluid protection.
Available in: SafeWear Form-Fit Isolation Gowns
What is the weight of the SMS fabric used for the SafeWear Hipster Jackets?
The SMS fabric used to make SafeWear Hipster Jackets is 45 g/m2.
Does SafeWear protective apparel meet Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) fluid resistance requirements?
Yes. All SafeWear protective apparel meet Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) fluid resistance requirements.