The C1 was specifically developed under a government contract for use in dangerous CBRNe conditions and is fielded today by both the United States Navy and United States Air Force for medical readiness and response operations. It is constructed from ChemMax 4 material, which consists of a multi-layer composite chemical barrier laminated to a strong non-woven substrate and offers protection against chemical warfare agents as well as a broad range of toxic industrial chemicals.Delivering enhanced strength, durability, flexibility, and comfort, the DTAPS C1 is available with a custom neck dam that minimizes vapor intrusion into the coverall or a respirator-fit hood with an elastic opening that fits tightly with a variety of masks.
- Maintains liquid-type integrity in compliance with ASTM F1359 – Standard Test Method for Liquid Penetration Resistance of Protective Clothing or Protective Ensembles Under a Shower Spray or Mannequin
- Provides over 8 hours of protection against chemical warfare agents GA, GB, GD, HD, L, and VX
- Protects against the 21 ASTM F1001 chemicals plus over 250 additional chemicals