Cool Vest

A mighty cool vest

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.

Phase Change Matters

University Center wins AIA sustainability award

The 370,000-square-foot mixed-use building in Manhattan has made the list of the Top 10 Most Sustainable Projects of 2015. It features a thermal energy storage system that makes ice at night, when electricity is cheaper, to help cool the structure during the day. Read more

Video: How phase change material works.

Technical Papers

The 12 principles of green chemistry

Green chemistry is the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate the use or generation of hazardous substances. How does PureTemp measure up? Read more