Posts tagged with "biological agents"

For article ‘Second skin’ uniform protects soldiers from biological and chemical agents in the field

‘Second skin’ uniform protects soldiers from biological and chemical agents in the field

Aug. 3, 2016 -  
In work that aims to protect soldiers from biological and chemical threats, a team of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists has created a material that is highly breathable yet protective from biological agents. This material is the first key component of futuristic smart uniforms that...
For article New military apparel repels chemical and biological agents

New military apparel repels chemical and biological agents

Oct. 17, 2012 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. -- Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists and collaborators are developing a new military uniform material that repels chemical and biological agents using a novel carbon nanotube fabric. The material will be designed to undergo a rapid transition from a breathable...