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Cool Vest

A mighty cool vest

Construction workers, 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 as little as 20 minutes.


PCM association revises quality, testing program

Members of the RAL Quality Association PCM have unanimously approved revised versions of two documents governing the association’s quality testing program. Read more

Video: How phase change material works.

Technical Papers

Characterization of microencapsulated PCM

Thermogravimetric analysis can provide insight about a material’s thermal stability, estimated product life and other important characteristics. Read more