Firefighters, soldiers and athletes have at least one hazard in common: In warmer climates, they often find themselves at the mercy of extreme heat. Hot environments can sap energy, inhibit mental clarity, hinder performance and cause serious health problems, including dehydration and heat stroke. The solution: Glacier Tek’s Cool Vest, powered by PureTemp. Read more
Photo: The Original Cool Vest maintains a comfortable 59° F for up to 2½ hours in 100° F heat and recharges in minutes.
Fabric for an air bag (Autoliv Development AB), thermal energy storage systems (Phase Change Energy Solutions), insulated chamber with phase change material (Caron Products) and a preparation method of polymeric PCM (Tianjin Polytechnic University). Read more
Video: How phase change material works.