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May 2 – May 4, 2017 The Enform Petroleum Safety Conference is Canada’s premier oil and gas safety conference and tradeshow. Regional Market Manager for Western Canada, Greg Kelly, and …

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NECA Safety Professionals Conference

May 22 – May 25, 2017 We look forward to seeing you at NECA’s Safety Professionals Conference (NSPC), sponsored by Westex by Milliken! The NSPC is the electrical industry’s premier …

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ASSE Safety 2017

June 19 – June 22, 2017 Westex by Milliken is a proud Bronze sponsor of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)! We are also sponsoring the following technical sessions …

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VPPPA National Conference

August 29 – September 1, 2017 Put on by the Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association, this conference offers attendees countless opportunities to network, learn and advance as leaders in occupational …

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NSC Congress & Expo

September 25 – September 27, 2017 The National Safety Council Congress & Expo is the world’s largest annual “must-attend” event for safety, health and environmental professionals. The event is designed …

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A+A 2017

October 17 – October 20, 2017 A+A is the world’s largest specialist trade fair for all aspects of safety and security. This year’s conference themes include safety, security and health …

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Milliken & Company Acquires Springfield LLC

Acquisition broadens ability to protect industrial workers, first responders and military personnel worldwide with expanded product portfolio and technical capabilities SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Today, Milliken & Company, a global innovation …

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Westex by Milliken and Cone Denim Join to Provide Flame Resistant Denim Fabrics to the Workwear Industry

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Westex by Milliken and Cone Denim announced an exclusive partnership to provide innovative flame resistant denim apparel fabrics. Both leaders within their respective industries, Cone Denim and …

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View who The Institute for Safety and Health Management selected for its 2013 Safety Management Professional of the Year. 2013 Safety Management Professional of the Year

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ARTICLE: Flash Fire — Duration and Heat Flux

Over the past two decades, there has been reasonable debate (and less reasonable marketing) on the duration and energy of flash fires. Westex’s Technical Director Scott Margolin explores the complexities …

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New White Paper Explains the Terms “Inherent” and “Treated” and Why They Don’t Matter

Westex has published a new white paper designed to clarify the difference between “inherent” and “treated” flame resistant fabrics. The paper explains: The origins of these terms How they became …

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Article: Predicting Comfort Of Flame Resistant Clothing

Written by Westex International Technical Director Scott Margolin, this must-read article addresses the importance of fabric wear tests, and explores comfort factors such as breathability and weight. Read the full …

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See How Our UltraSoft® Brand Fabric Stacks Up to the Competition

Westex is the only company in the industry with the technology and expertise to consistently produce FR fabrics with the qualities that matter: Guaranteed flame resistance for the life of …

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Create an FR Program

Before you choose FR garments or a clothing supplier, review the critical steps for correctly implementing a protective clothing program.

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