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Comfort

Protection and sustainability: are you ready for the best of both worlds?

At TenCate Protective Fabrics, we’re gearing up to launch a new fabric that will revolutionise the future of protective workwear. While we can’t give away too...

Metal & Steel

Can protective clothing regulations work hand-in-hand with sustainability?

Industrial safety

All you need to know about PFAS-finishes

What exactly is PFAS? Do we really need a PFAS finish on our protective garments? And are there alternatives to PFAS? These are all questions we sometimes get...

Metal and steel industry

Comfort

4 key characteristics of comfortable fabrics in the metal and steel industry

It’s no secret that protective clothing in the metal and steel industry often scores low on comfort and wearability. Do you want to make working in a high-risk...

Industrial safety

EN ISO 11611: What you should know about this welding safety norm

With so many safety norms in the steel and metal industry, it can be challenging to find out which standards actually apply to you. In this blog, we take a...

Comfort

Inherent FR or FR treated: which protective fabric is more comfortable?

There’s a delicate balance to find when selecting FR protective workwear: your garments need to meet high safety standards, but also provide maximum comfort to...

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Metal & Steel

Steel & Metal Norms 101: An Essential Guide for H&S Managers

Steel and metal can be a dangerous industry to work in, but how aware are you of the exact risk areas and corresponding norms which your protective clothing...

Arc flash hazard

Industrial safety

Arc Flash Hazard: Are you wearing protective garments the wrong way?

The fiery split-second in which an arc flash explosion occurs is the moment of truth: how well is the electrical worker defended from injury by his protective...

Anti-static clothing

Industrial safety

Protecting people against electrical discharge: Anti-static or ESD?

EN ISO 11612

Metal & Steel

Protect your workers in the foundry business against molten iron splashes with EN ISO 11612E

In some industries, such as the foundry business, complying with the EN ISO 11612 standard is a no-brainer. Especially the D and E tests of EN ISO 11612 –...