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At 3M, we’ve been developing disposable respirators with Advanced Electrostatic Media (AEM). Our unique manufacturing process injects a high level of electrostatic charge into microfibers arranged in an open formation that allow for the greater passage of air through the media.
Test data agrees with 200 Safety Managers
3M’s “AEM” media, tested in the 3M 8210, continues to have lower breathing resistance compared to several leading competitive respirators
Today, our extensive family of respirators offers a full range of comfort, convenience and value. View Full Line Brochure
Guidance for establishing a respiratory protection program: 6 Simple Steps. Learn More
Fit testing is required for mandatory use of all tight-fitting facepieces and recommended for voluntary use. OSHA 1910.134(f) states: “The employer shall ensure that an employee using a tight-fitting facepiece respirator is fit tested prior to initial use of the respirator, whenever a different respirator facepiece (size, style, model or make) is used, and at least annually thereafter.” Learn More
Medical evaluation of the employee is required for mandatory use of all respirators or voluntary use of reusable or disposable respirators. 3M Online Respirator Evaluation can be used with all brands and types of respirators.
The easy-to-use questionnaire helps establish the worker’s clearance level for using a specific respirator in your work conditions. It can be completed in 15-20 minutes using any computer with internet access, and is available every day, any time, to fit your employees’ schedules. Any respirator brand can be used. You’ll receive immediate notification of clearance as well as on-line recordkeeping to track employee status. Available in English and Spanish. Learn More
Respiratory Protection Resource Guide Mobile App
3M™ Cool Flow™ Valve Brochure (PDF, 660KB)
3M™ Respiratory Selection Guide - English (PDF, 1MB)
3M™ Respiratory Selection Guide - Spanish (PDF, 1.2MB)
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