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    Why does my rescue gear stink!

    Posted by Ricky Roder on Nov 28, 2017 1:20:31 PM

    Does your water/hazmat rescue gear smell like a skunk? 

    The odor in rescue gear is caused by bacteria. This is caused by several factors. The biggest factor? You. Sweat is the number one cause of odor in rescue/hazmat gear. It does not help that certain bodies of water can also have an offensive odors. 

    So how do you eliminate the smell ? Simple, dry it. Bacteria can not survive with out moisture. Simply drying the rescue/hazmat gear eliminates most of the bacteria along with the smell. 

     Dry Gear Solutions offers gear dryers for; water, ice & hazmat gear. Our unique powder coat anti-microbial finish is a perfect choice for rescue dryers. It helps prevent the growth of mold and bacteria. 

    If you would like more information about our rescue dryers or our anti-microbial finish please contact us and will will be happy to give quotes or provide more information.

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    Topics: Rescue gear