Today’s manufacturing technology has created new kinds of nonwoven fabrics for cleanroom, healthcare, and industrial usage, such as the spunbond and meltblown materials. Combined together into one strong fabric, spunbonded-meltblown-spunbonded (SMS) material makes up the majority of isolation gowns and lab coats. But what exactly is SMS fabric?
Shoe covers, also called booties or boot covers, can be the first line of defense against contaminants. Total Source Manufacturing offers a full line of options when it comes to stepping into the right booties.
Building an excellent workplace safety culture begins with careful planning and proper personal protective equipment (PPE). If your manufacturing facility, industry or business needs a safety boost, it might be time to take a closer look at the PPE that your employees are using or reusing. Cutting corners with PPE and
While cleanrooms are said to be up to ten times more sterile than operating rooms, there’s no such thing as a completely contaminant-free cleanroom as long as there are people in it. When contaminants enter, they are considered hazards in this clean environment. Here are some common sources for hazards found in cleanrooms: