We have got a new product range the anti-static absorbent pads and rolls (oil only) as it is an extra safety precoursion that when working around any flammable liquid to us anti-static certified absorbent pads and rolls due to the makeup of pads in a pack that when taking one out of the pack this could create a static discharge. (Socks and pillows are not effected due the product being larger and thicker. These are the best choice for absorbing flammable liquids in a low humidity environments. Anti-Static pads may help reduce sparking hazard while absorbing flammable liquids.
The polypropylene anti-static absorbents resists water but will absorb petroleum derived fluids such as oils,gasoline,kerosene and diesel. These absorbents are made from a layer of melt blown which is sonically bonded together. The sonic bonding points make the absorbent less prone to stray fibers becoming detached. The pads are treated to reduce the risk of electrostatic discharge, The anti-Static absorbents attain the BS7506 AND iec1340-2-1 standards and are fully UK tested and certified and UK manufactured. All packaging is also static dissipative to maintain the anti-static properties.
Sizes for the pads are 40x50cm 100 in a pack or can be supplied in a roll 76cm or spilt roll of 38cm
As we now stock these products and are not much more in cost than the non-anti-static if you have got any flammable liquid applications why not contact us to discuss these requirements.