Apparel Material Guide

by Safety Mart

Microporous – This cloth like, microporous fabric provides general purpose protection from dirt, grime, splashes and spills. Economical and lightweight, yet strong and durable. Breathable for worker comfort.

Spunbond Polypropylene – Provides protection in non-toxic work environments where dirt, grime and other non – hazardous substances are a problem. The porous construction provides “breathability” making the material cool and comfortable.

SMS – Protects from numerous dry particulates and water – based liquids. The 3 – layer construction provides strength, splash and particulate resistance. Light weight plus breathability keeps workers comfortable.

PE Coated Polypropylene – Offers protection in general purpose applications. The fabric will not let water – based liquids penetrate. Lightweight and durable for protection for food processing, light industrial and similar industries.

Polyethylene – Impervious material resists liquid penetration. An inexpensive way to protect clothing from splashes in light to medium duty jobs.