What is JSLIST made of?

The JSLIST liner consists of a non-woven front, laminated to activate carbon spheres and bonded to a knitted back that absorbs chemical agents. Previously, the BDO liner consisted of charcoal-impregnated polyurethane foam and nylon tricot laminate.

What is JSLIST made of?

The JSLIST liner consists of a non-woven front, laminated to activate carbon spheres and bonded to a knitted back that absorbs chemical agents. Previously, the BDO liner consisted of charcoal-impregnated polyurethane foam and nylon tricot laminate.

What does JSLIST stand for?

Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology
Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology (JSLIST), also known as Advanced Chemical Protective Garment (ACPG) by the U.S. Navy, is a suit used by the U.S. Military for protection against CBRN hazards. It is part of the MOPP ensamble. The JSLIST is made to be worn over the Battle Dress Uniform.

What is a JSLIST army?

The Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology (JSLIST) is a Joint Service program that provides both vapor and liquid protection against chemical and biological (CB) agents. The JSLIST ensemble includes a two piece CB protective garment (coat and trousers), gloves, and footwear.

What is the shelf life of a JSLIST?

The JSLIST suit has a five-year shelf life, with an estimated total life of 15 years.

Do MOPP suits expire?

Most manufacturers will suggest a shelf life of 10 years for chemical suits that are unopened and stored properly. After this time, the protective performance of the fabric and seams may have degraded and the effectiveness of the entire ensemble may be reduced.

What does MOPP stand for Army?

Mission Oriented Protective Posture
MOPP Gear: personal protective equipment (PPE) ensemble worn by troops in CBRN-contaminated environments. Protects against. Chemical agents. Biological agents.

How do you wear MOPP gear?

  1. Put on MOPP gear for MOPP1. a. Don the trousers. (1) Put on the overgarment.
  2. Put on additional MOPP gear (protective overboots) to reach MOPP2. a. Put on the older model.
  3. Put on the protective mask with hood to reach. MOPP3. a. Don the protective mask.
  4. Put on additional MOPP gear to reach MOPP4 within 8.

How long does a NBC suit last?

The suit has a shelf life of eight years when vacuum packed and 28 days after being opened.

What are the 5 levels of mop?

There are five MOPP levels: MOPP 0, MOPP 1, MOPP 2, MOPP 3 and MOPP 4. The levels, much like attack signal warnings, increase and decrease personal protection against chemical biological radiological nuclear and explosive threats.

What is the jslist?

The JSLIST is the product of a four-Service effort to field a common chemical protective clothing ensemble including a lightweight CB protective garment, multi-purpose overboots and gloves. Each component is based on state-of-the-art materiel technologies that have undergone extensive user evaluation and field and laboratory testing.

What does jslist P3I stand for?

The focus of Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology Pre-Planned Product Improvement (JSLIST P3I) is to leverage Industry for mature fabric technologies for use in garments. The existing JSLIST design will be used as the baseline, with minimum modification as necessary for improvement.

What is a jslist overgarment?

The JSLIST overgarment is a universal, lightweight, two-piece, front-opening suit that can be worn as an overgarment or as a primary uniform over underwear.

How are jslist suits packed and stored?

At the factory, JSLIST suits are vacuum-packed and heat-sealed in nylon foil. An outer plastic bag provides additional protection against exposure to harmful substances, but it is not airtight. A reusable, sealable plastic storage bag is packed with each item. The coat bag is folded in with the coat.