Respirex International


Respirex designs and manufactures a wide range of protective suits and equipment for the nuclear industry providing protection against particulate radioactive contamination. Typical applications include plant decommissioning, annual outages and general maintenance.

Our range of nuclear suits are approved to EN 1073-1:1998 (Protective clothing against particulate radioactive contamination) and includes air-fed suits, powered air suits with breathing and cooling air supplied by a powered respirator and general purpose nuclear particulate suits for use with an appropriate facemask and filter.

Particulate Garments

Air-Fed Particulate Suits

    • Frontair 2 Suit

      Frontair 2 Suit

      One piece PVC particulate suit for use with an external air source

    • Airprotex FM Particulate Suit

      Airprotex FM Particulate Suit

      A versatile single use nuclear suit designed for use with a full facemask or with a hood air supply

    • Sellprotex BT

      Sellprotex BT

      Two piece nuclear particulate suit with elasticated waist

    Powered Air Particulate Suits

      Particulate Suits

        • Nuprotex E

          Nuprotex E

          Single piece particulate suit for use with facemask and appropriate filter

        Gas-Tight Suits

        CBRN Equipment

        Protective Footwear

        Chemically Protective Footwear

          Air Supply Equipment

          Other Items

          Nuclear Equipment

            • Can Carriers

              Can Carriers

              Designed to transport sealed canisters of radioactive substances safely.

            • MSM Bag

              MSM Bag

              The Master Slave Manipulator bag has been developed to transport contaminated robotic arms for cleaning and maintenance.