Japan Protective Clothing Association
Japan Protective Clothing Association was established in 1987.
Carrying out the reforms of the future programs in 2000, the following subjects are currently under way on the basis of relevance to the research, development and education.
1. Coherent approach to International Organization for Standardization (ISO) with reference to ISO/TC 94(Personal safety-Protective clothing and equipment)/SC 13 (Protective clothing).
2. Promotion of appropriate directions for use of the protective clothing.
Corporate member : 53 Companies
Personal member : 7 persons
Scholar member : 19 persons
WG 1 : General properties of protective clothing
WG 2 : Protective clothing against heat and flame
WG 3 : Protective clothing against chemicals
WG 5 : Protective clothing against mechanical action
WG 6 : Protective clothing against biological agents
WG 8 : standardization for protective gloves