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Pharmaceutical worker's suit, 1982.

 
Pharmaceutical worker's suit, 1982.
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 22cm x 32cm

Description

This general wear outfit in polyester is used by those filling ampoules with drug solutions. Polyester (sometimes referred to as a 'workhorse fibre') is ideal as a basis for such garments as it has high strength, is wrinkle resistant and therefore can be easily and effectively sterilised after use.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10305057

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