Press Release Summary:
Intended for CBRN and HazMat first responders, NIOSH-approved CBRN CAP I C420 PAPR SYSTEM has completed NFPA certification with Kappler CBT KPR 04 Lantex L3H45794, which consists of non-encapsulating Class 3 ensemble constructed with Lantex chemical barrier fabric, neoprene face seal, and attached gloves and booties. CBRN CAP I C420 PAPR System employs PROMASK 2000, C420 blower, and CBRN CAP I filter canister to provide CBRN protection and filtered breathing air at classification level (CAPI).
Original Press Release:
IRT's NIOSH-Approved CBRN CAP I C420 PAPR System
A World Leader in CBRN Decontamination, Rapidly Deployable Shelter Systems & Powered Air Purifying Respirators for Military and Civilian Organizations
IMMEDIATE RESPONSE TECHNOLOGIES, Inc. Announces: IRT’s NIOSH-approved CBRN CAP I C420 PAPR SYSTEM (NIOSH: TC-14G-0137) has successfully completed NFPA certification with the Kappler CBT KPR 04 Lantex L3H45794 (Class 3 Ensemble) for CBRN and HazMat incidents. Model L3H45794 is a non-encapsulating Class 3 ensemble constructed with Lantex chemical barrier fabric, with a neoprene face seal, attached gloves and attached booties. NFPA Certification of the IRT CBRN CAP 1 C420 PAPR system with the Kappler CBRN Protective Ensemble (Class 3) was conducted IAW the requirements of NFPA 1994-2012 Standard on Protective Ensembles for First Responders to CBRN Terrorism Incidents by the Safety Equipment Institute (SEI). The two systems were certified as a complete non-encapsulating CBRN Protective Ensemble, effective August 28th, 2013.
“The IRT NIOSH approved CBRN CAP 1 C420 PAPR System and Kappler CBT KPR 04 Lantex L3H45794 CBRN Protective Ensemble (Class 3) provides the ultimate in protection. Combined with the Army CBRX Camelback this ensemble provides enhanced comfort & deployment capabilities for CBRN and HazMat first responders”.
IRT’s CBRN CAP I C420 Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) System is an innovative respiratory protection system that employs: 1) IRT’s globally recognized PROMASK 2000; 2) C420 blower; and 3) its CBRN CAP I filter canister to provide complete CBRN protection and filtered breathing air at the classification level (CAPI) in a variety of wartime, CBRN and hazardous environments. For more information and technical data call Gary Hall at 301-832-0526 or visit our website at www.imresponse.com.