This year at AFAC we will be launching our latest innovation: GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® PYRAD® Stretch Technology which is the first specialized rescue fabric to combine blood pathogen and flame protection with enhanced comfort and freedom of movement. This full stretch fabric is lightweight, highly visible, durably windproof, waterproof and breathable and protects against incidental flame and common chemicals. It provides responders protection needed for technical rescue callout outs such as traffic accidents, as well as agility for difficult situations such working in confined spaces.
The company range of ground-breaking products for fire fighters includes GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® Product Technology, as well as the revolutionary GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® PARALLON® System which maintains thermal protection, even when wet. Products can be used in the manufacture of Footwear, Gloves, Hoods, Fire protective garments and station wear.
All of Gore’s high performance protective fabrics provide superior protection for those who protect us with levels of performance that exceeds industry standards for breathability, waterproofness and resistance to heat and ﬂame.