3M P100 NIOSH 42 CFR 84 approved particulate respirator for protection from airborne particles. Sold individually, 20 units/case.
This respirator is made of a patented electrostatically charged microfiber that makes breathing easier and cooler. It is certified P100 which means it protects the user from 99,97% of particles in the air. The letter "P" stands for "oil proof", thus the membrane protects one from oil based and non oil based particles, as well as solid, liquid and biological airborne contaminants.
The 8293 respirator features a Cool Flow™ valve, a 3M innovation which helps the wearer to keep cool and reduces potential for eyewear fogging. In short, it provides comfortable and reliable basic respiratory protection that eases the wearing of safety glasses. The straps are design with stapled dual point attachment which helps provide a secure fit. It also features a flexible and foam coated nosepiece which allow a better impermeability without putting aside comfort Made in the USA.
This mask has been design for long term work. It protects from solid, liquid, oil based and non-oil based particles, radioactive particles (uranium, plutonium), heavy metals particles (lead, cadmium, arsenic), and carcinogenic particles (4,4’méthylènedianiline (MDA)). This type of respirator is espacially used in pharmaceutical industry. NIOSH certified respirators (N95, N100, R95, R100, P95 and P100) protect one from silica, the second main cause of chronic respiratory problems after asbestos.
This respirator helps prevent the inhalation of certain airborne biological particles like mold, Bacillus anthracis (Anthrax), Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Tubercle bacillus Koch) the main causative agent of tuberculosis, pandemic flues (H5N1, H1N1), etc. However, it cannot eliminate the risk of contracting infection, illness or disease. Due to the nature of some contaminants, the exposure limit value of some products and byproducts haven’t been quantified by governmental agencies, thus wearing a respirator doesn’t necessarily protects you.
Do not use for:
Do not use on a beard and other facial hair or if the user suffers from a condition that prevents him from having direct contact with the respirator’s sides. The use of respirators is not recommended to people with compromised respiratory system such as asthma or emphysema. It is strongly discouraged to wear a respirator for application with oil based spray, brush painting, gases, vapours, asbestos and sandblasting. It is also highly advised to stay away from environment that exceed 10 times the permissible exposure limit set by the CNESST or any other government regulation applicable.One should never use a respirator in an oxygen deprived environment (an atmosphere with less than 19,5 % oxygen).
Whenever the respirator is well adjust and a qualitative fit test is successful, this respirator give a protection factor of 10. This factor means that the worker can be exposed to a concentration 10 times higher than the exposure limit when not protected. If needed, please contact customer service for more information.
Maintenance and service life:
No maintenance is needed since this respirator is disposable. It has been design for an approximate service life of 40 hours or 30 days depending on which comes first. These numbers are in no way a reference since every work environments is different. The manufacturer’s limitations must be followed.
|Type of product||Safety equipment|
|Main category||Personal protection|
|Sub category||Respiratory protection|
|Sub sub category||Disposable masks|
|Name of the product||P100 Disposable respirator|
|Series of products||3M (Tm) Disposable respirator|
|Approved/Certified||P100 and KMOEL P2 compliant|
|FDA approved||None approved for FDA (USA)|
|Country of origin||United State of America|
|Maintenance free||Discard if damaged, contaminated, dirty or worn|
|Moisture resistant||Good for hot and humid environments|
|Respirator Style||Cup-shaped respirator|
|Protection factor||Protection factor of 10|
|M-nose clip||Does not contain an M-shaped nose clip|
|Aerosol Type||Oily and Non-Oily particles|
|Respirator size||Medium/Large size|
|Includes natural rubber latex components||Does not contain latex|
|Protection against gases and vapors||P100 - Oily and not oily particles|
|Contains a braided strap for comfort||Contains a braided strap|
|Contains adjustable buckle straps||Contains adjustable buckles|
|Exhalation valve||Contains a Cool flow valve (Tm) 3M (Tm)|
|Compatibility with the mask screen used for welding||Not compatible with the mask screen used for welding|
|Flame resistance (ASTM D2859-96)||Not flame resistant|
|Useful life||1825 Days|
|Material||Advanced electrostatic material|
|Length (in/cm)||10 in / 25.4 cm|
|Width (in/cm)||7 in / 17.8 cm|
|Height (in/cm)||2.5 in / 6.3 cm|
|Weight (lb/kg)||0.09 lb / 0.04 Kg|
|Another packaging available1||20 units per case|
|Another packaging available2||40 cases per pallet (800 units)|
|Return conditions||No returnable if used. For more information about our return policy, please refer to the "Orders and Returns" link on the home page|