A Handy Reference Guide to NFPA Standards

Shown here is a an overview of the NFPA standards that apply specifically to protective apparel, along with details on our products certified to these standards. If you need additional information on NFPA or other technical issues, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-600-4019 or email customer service.


Overview of NFPA Standards
  NFPA 1991 - 2016 NFPA 1992 - 2018 NFPA 1994
Class 1 - 2018
NFPA 1994
Class 2 - 2018
NFPA 1994
Class 3 - 2018
NFPA 1994
Class 4 - 2018
NFPA 1999
Scope Hazmat Response Vapor Hazmat Response Liquid Chem/Bio Terrorism Incident Response Vapor Chem/Bio Terrorism Incident Response Vapor Chem/Bio Terrorism Incident Response Liquid Chem/Bio Terrorism Incident Response Particle Emergency Medical Services Single Use
Chemical vs Garment Fabric, Seams, Visors, Gloves, Boots Permeation resistance
1 hr vs 21 industrial chemicals, 4 toxic industrial chemicals and warfare agents soman and mustard
Penetration resistance
1 hr vs 10 industrial chemicals
Permeation resistance
1 hr vs 6 toxic industrial chemicals and agents mustard and soman
Permeation resistance
1 hr vs 5 toxic industrial chemicals and agents mustard and soman
Permeation resistance
1 hr vs 5 toxic industrial chemicals and agents mustard and soman
Challenge Level 100% concentration and full contact 100 g/m2 agents 100% concentration and full contact Liquids 20g/m2 Gases 10000 ppm Closed Top Cell Liquids 10g/m2 Gases 350 ppm Closed Top Cell Liquids 10g/m2 Gases 40 ppm Open Top Cell
Breakthrough Criteria Cumulative Permeation 6.0 TIC’s, 4.0 mustard, 1.25 soman ASTM F 903 Visual liquid Cumulative Permeation 6.0 TIC’s, 4.0 mustard, 1.25 soman Cumulative Permeation 6.0 TIC’s, 4.0 mustard, 1.25 soman Cumulative Permeation 6.0 TIC’s, 4.0 mustard, 1.25 soman
System ASTM F 1052
Pressure Test
MIST Inward Leakage
PDDF >488
ASTM F 1359
Shower Test >60min
ASTM F 1359
Shower Test >20 min
ASTM F 1052
Pressure Test
MIST PPDF >441
ASTM F 1359
Shower Test >60 min
MIST PDDF >328
ASTM F 1359
Shower Test >20 min
MIST PDDF >69
ASTM F 1359
Shower Test >4 min
Particle Inward Leakage Test <5% Shower Test > 8 min
Flame Resistance ASTM F 1358 Pass
3 second burn only
Flash Option
Flash Option Pass
3 second burn only
Flash Option
Flash Option Flash Option Flash Option
COMFORT Total Heat Loss Evaporative Resistance Option TL >200
Ret <30
TL >200
Ret <30
MTVR > 650 g/m@/24hr/td>
Viral Resistance ASTM F 1671 FABRIC/ SEAMS Pass Pass Pass Pass Pass
Components Kevlar Glove Specify Respirator Specify Respirator Specify Respirator Specify Respirator
Kappler Products Frontline® 500 F5H582-91
F5H583-91, F5H580-9C, F5H582-9Z
DuraChem® 200 -
D2H440-9212, D2H440-9212 CP, D2H443-9212, D2H443-9212 CP, D2H632-9212, D2H632-9212 CP, D2H634-9212, D2H634-9212 CP
Zytron® 300 -
Z3H426-92, Z3H427-92, Z3H428-92, Z3H437-92, Z3H576-92, Z3H577-92, Z3H579-92
DuraChem® 500
D5H458-94
Zytron® 500
Z5H582-94C2RPBC
DuraChem® 500
D5H458-94
Provent Plus
PPH439-99
Lantex® 100
L1H459-99
*See NFPA Certified Garments below for links to Kappler products certified to the current standard.

NFPA Certified Garment Styles

Vapor Total Encapsulating Suit

F5H582-91

Frontline® 500 Vapor Total Encapsulating Suit - NFPA 1991 Edition., Front Entry AquaSeal® Gas-Tight Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with FR Hook & Loop Closure, Expanded View AntiFog Visor System with Additional FEP Overlay, Expanded Back, Field Replaceable 2N1® Glove System and Removable Knitted Kevlar Overgloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, Knee Reinforcements, 2 Exhaust Valves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Silver
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg

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Vapor Total Encapsulating Suit

F5H583-91

Frontline® 500 Vapor Total Encapsulating Suit - NFPA 1991 Edition., Rear Entry AquaSeal® Gas-Tight Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with FR Hook & Loop Closure, Expanded View AntiFog Visor System, with Additional FEP Overlay, Expanded Back, Field Replaceable 2N1® Glove System and Removable Knitted Kevlar Overgloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, Knee Reinforcements, 2 Exhaust Valves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Silver
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg

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Hi-Vis Multi-Piece Configuration

D2H632-9212

DuraChem 200 Multi-Piece Configuration Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Includes Jacket (D2H680), Bib Overall (D2H662), Attachable Hood (D2H708), Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR).

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Hi-Vis Multi-Piece Configuration

D2H634-9212

DuraChem 200 Multi-Piece Configuration Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Includes Jacket (D2H680), Bib Overall (D2H662) and Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR).

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Splash Protective Coverall

Z3H427-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA 1992 Certified Splash Protective Coverall., Attached Hood with Elastic Face Opening, Front Entry Diagonal Splash Resistant Coated Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Attached 2N1® Glove System, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Splash Protective Coverall

Z3H437-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA 1992 Certified Splash Protective Coverall., Attached Hood with Elastic Face Opening, Front Entry Diagonal Splash Resistant Coated Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Attached Neoprene Gloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Splash Protective Coverall

Z3H428-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA 1992 Certified Coverall., Attached Hood with Elastic Face Opening, Front Entry Splash Resistant Coated Zipper with LongNeck™ Respirator-Fit Closure, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure and Elastic Wrists.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Splash Protective Coverall

Z3H452-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA 1992 Certified Splash Protective Coverall., Attached Hood with Sure-Fit® Respirator Face Piece Seal, Front Entry Diagonal Splash Resistant Coated Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Permanently Attached 2N1® Glove System and Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Splash Protective Coverall

Z3H456-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA 1992 Certified Coverall., Attached Hood with Sure-Fit® Respirator Face Piece Seal, Rear Entry Splash Resistant Coated Zipper with Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Permanently Attached 2N1® Glove System and Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Splash Total Encapsulating Suit

Z3H577-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA Certified 1992 Splash Protective Total Encapsulating Suit., Front Entry Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Expanded View AntiFog Visor System, Expanded Back, Permanently Attached Neoprene Gloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, 2 Exhaust Valves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Coverall

D2H440-9212

DuraChem 200 Coverall Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Collar, Front Entry Splash Resistant Coated Zipper, Single Storm Flap with FR Hook & Loop Closure, FR Hook & Loop Fasteners at Wrists & Ankles, Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR).

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Coverall

D2H440-9212 CP

DuraChem 200 Coverall Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Collar, Front Entry Splash Resistant Coated Zipper, Single Storm Flap with FR Hook & Loop Closure, FR Hook & Loop Fasteners at Wrists & Ankles, Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR) with Attached CP Cuff Option on Jacket Sleeves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Hi-Vis Multi-Piece Configuration

D2H443-9212

DuraChem 200 Coverall Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Includes Coverall (D2H440-9212), Attachable Hood (D2H708), Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR).

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Hi-Vis Multi-Piece Configuration

D2H443-9212 CP

DuraChem 200 Coverall Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Includes Coverall (D2H440-9212), Attachable Hood (D2H708) and Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR) with Attached CP Cuff Option on Jacket Sleeves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Hi-Vis Multi-Piece Configuration

D2H632-9212 CP

DuraChem 200 Multi-Piece Configuration Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Includes Jacket (D2H680), Bib Overall (D2H662), Attachable Hood (D2H708), Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR) with Attached CP Cuff Option on Jacket Sleeves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Splash Total Encapsulating Suit

Z3H576-92

Zytron® 300 NFPA Certified 1992, Splash Protective Total Encapsulating Suit. Rear Entry Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Expanded View AntiFog Visor System, Expanded Back, Permanently Attached Neoprene Gloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, 2 Exhaust Valves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6//cs
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Hi-Vis Multi-Piece Configuration

D2H634-9212 CP

DuraChem 200 Multi-Piece Configuration Certified to NFPA 1992 and NFPA 2112., Includes Jacket (D2H680), Bib Overall (D2H662) and Glove Cone Inserts (AG0AR) with Attached CP Cuff Option on Jacket Sleeves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Hivis Yellow / Navy
Quantity: 1/ea.
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Coverall

Z3H426-92

Zytron 300 NFPA 1992 Certified Coverall., Attached Hood with Elastic Face Opening, Front Entry Splash Resistant Coated Zipper with LongNeck™ Respirator-Fit Closure, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Elastic Wrists, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Tan
Quantity: 6//cs
Weight: 9 lb / 4.08 kg
Vapor Non Encapsulating Suit

D5H458-94

DuraChem 500 NFPA 1994 Class 1 & 2, Hazmat/CBRN Ensemble., Coverall with Attached Hood with Sure-Fit® Respirator Face Piece Seal, Rear Entry AquaSeal® Gas-Tight Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with FR Hook & Loop Closure, Permanently Attached 25 mil Butyl Gloves with Removable Knitted Kevlar Overgloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, Hook & Loop Fasteners at Ankles.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Khaki / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Vapor Non Encapsulating Suit

D5H457-94

DuraChem 500 NFPA 1994 Class 1 & 2, Hazmat/CBRN Ensemble., Coverall with Attached Hood with Sure-Fit® Respirator Face Piece Seal, Front Entry AquaSeal® Gas-Tight Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with FR Hook & Loop Closure, Permanently Attached 25 mil Butyl Gloves with Removable Knitted Kevlar Overgloves, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, Hook & Loop Fasteners at Ankles.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Khaki / Navy
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Vapor Total Encapsulating Suit

Z5H582-94C2RPBC

Zytron® 500 Vapor Total Encapsulating Suit. NFPA 1994 Class 2 Certified Edition. Berry Compliant., Front entry, Expanded View AntiFog Visor System with Additional FEP Overlay, Expanded Back, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Attached Field Replaceable 2N1® Glove System, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards, Knee Reinforcements, 2 Exhaust Valves.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Charcoal / Orange
Quantity: 1//cs
Weight: 0 lb / 0 kg

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Emergency Medical Garment

L1H459-99

Lantex 100 NFPA 1999 Certified Emergency Medical Garment., Attached Hood with Sure-Fit® Respirator Face Piece Seal, Rear Entry Zipper, Double Storm Flaps with Hook & Loop Closure, Elastic Wrists with Finger Loops, Attached Sock Booties with Splash Guards.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM- 4XL
Color: Black
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 12 lb / 5.44 kg
Coverall

PPH439-99

ProVent® Plus Emergency Medical Garment Coverall. NFPA 1999 Certified., Attached Hood with Elastic Face Opening, Front Entry Zipper with LongNeck™ Respirator-Fit Closure, Double Storm Flaps with Adhesive Tape Closure, Elastic at Wrists (with Finger Loops) and Ankles.

Heat Sealed / Taped
Size: SM/MD- 4XL
Color: Blue
Quantity: 6/ea.
Weight: 19 lb / 8.62 kg
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