National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)

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The NIOSH Protective Clothing Challenge—Leaving No Body Unprotected
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Help us find new ways to provide better-fitting protective clothing for the full spectrum of U.S. workers. This challenge focuses specifically on medical gowns, firefighter turnout coats and pants, and protective coveralls for various sectors and will award a total prize purse of $55,000 to up to five teams whose innovations meet the challenge goals. Visit challenge.govexternal icon to learn more. Submission deadline is June 30, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. EDT.
Registerexternal icon for the Q&A webinar on May 24 at 2:00 p.m. EDT to learn more.

Page last reviewed: May 10, 2022