Certified occupational health & safety
MEWA EXCLUSIVE® ALU Provides your employees optimal protection for all tasks in aluminium foundries. It reliably protects them against flammability, convective and radiant heat, and against molten aluminium and metal splashes. Protection is sought, particularly for tasks with molten aluminium; such tasks, temperatures of up to 700 degrees Celsius can occur.
But in addition to absolute safety, MEWA EXCLUSIVE® ALU foundry clothing also offers maximum wear comfort – and it also is attractive. Compared to the heat and flame protection fabric that is customary on the market with MEWA EXCLUSIVE® ALU a thinner, lighter fabric is used that is industrial washable and thus is much more comfortable to wear. Moreover, the protective clothing scores with an attractive, two-colour look.
MEWA EXCLUSIVE® ALU foundry protection clothing is suitable for protection for tasks in accordance with standard EN 531 A, B1, C1. Due to the specific fabric characteristics of base fabric and facing fabric, in the appropriate clothing areas the following additional performance levels occur in accordance with EN 531:
Areas of the protective clothing that are manufactured only of blue base fabric offer protection against liquid aluminium splashes in accordance with Code D3 and against molten iron splashes in accordance with Code E2.
The clothing areas with anthracite-coloured Kevlar facing fabric offer protection against convective heat in accordance with Code B2, however there is no protection against splashes of molten metal.