A Few Quality Considerations When Selecting Respiratory Protection Products

From shelf life to cleaning and counterfeit issues, here are some things to consider when thinking about the quality of the respirators you may be selecting and using.

The Differences Between Disposable Respirators and Surgical Masks

Learn more about how while disposable respirators look similar to masks used during surgery and other medical procedures, the two are designed for very different purposes.

The Differences Between Disposable Respirators and Surgical Masks

While disposable respirators look similar to masks used during surgery and other medical procedures, the two are designed for very different purposes.

Why Do Disposable Respirators Have a Defined Shelf Life?

If you’re responsible for managing inventories of personal protection equipment, you should be aware that most disposable respirators have a limited shelf life, after which they should no longer be used.

Some Green Options to Manage Your Aging/Expiring Disposable Respirator Stockpile Inventory

At 3M, we can help you partner with organizations that can help you dispose of your aging or expiring disposable respirator stockpiles in an environmentally friendly manner.