Reliable chemical identification in a compact package

Confidently identify thousands of chemical liquids and powders anywhere with the portable ProtectIR. Compact and lightweight, it’s the ideal “grab and go” platform for rapidly assessing chemical threats.

Extensive chemical identification

ProtectIR accurately identifies:

22,000 powders and liquids

  • Toxic industrial compounds (TICs)
  • Narcotics (including Fentanyl)
  • Explosives
  • Household chemicals
  • Consumer products
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Chemical warfare agents (CWAs)

Simple, reliable operation

Designed specifically for emergency response and military use, ProtectIR is extremely easy to use, with simple, on-screen prompts. Proven FTIR spectroscopy and rugged diamond ATR sampling technology quickly identifies powders and liquids with minimum user input.

Identify samples in seconds and determine relevant hazards using the proprietary Threat Assist Database—with automated warnings for dangerous samples.

Supervisors can review results in real time via RedWave’s cloud-based TeamLeader app.


Tech brief – Hazmat Elite vs ProtectIR