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3M™ Health Care Particulate Respirator and Surgical Mask 1870 120 EA/Case -- DISCONTINUATION

3M ID  70071564523    UPC#  50707387561326     
1870 Particulate  Respirator, N95
1870 Particulate  Respirator, N95
1870 Particulate Respirator, N95
1870 Particulate Respirator, N95
This health care particulate respirator and surgical mask has comfortable inner materials and helps provide respiratory protection against certain airborne particles. The individually packaged flat fold design allows for convenient storage prior to use.
  • NIOSH Approved: N95
  • Flat-fold design and individual packaging
  • FDA Cleared for use as surgical mask
  • Helps protect against certain airborne biological particles
  • Fluid resistant and disposable
  • Product Discontinuation effective March 31, 2015. 1870 Respirator - Discontinuation Customer Letter (PDF 122.21KB)
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This healthcare respirator is designed to help provide respiratory protection for the wearer. It meets CDC guidelines for Mycobacterium tuberculosis exposure control. As a disposable particulate respirator, it is intended to reduce wearer exposure to certain airborne particles including those generated by electrocautery, laser surgery, and other powered medical instruments. As a surgical mask, it is designed to be fluid resistant to splash and spatter of blood and other infectious materials.

  • NIOSH approved N95
  • Meets CDC guidelines for Mycobacterium tuberculosis exposure control
  • FDA cleared for use as a surgical mask
  • > 99% BFE (Bacterial Filtration Efficiency) according to ASTM F2101
  • Fluid resistant according to ASTM F1862 at 160 mm Hg
  • Respirator contains no components made from natural rubber latex
  • Soft inner materials and soft nose foam help provide a comfortable fit
  • Unique, three-panel flat fold design is individually packaged for convenient storage prior to use
  • Specially designed box for easier dispensing
  • Potential settings and applications: Operating Rooms, Clinics, TB Wards, Patient Care, Labor and Delivery, Infection Control Practices, Laboratory, emergency or pandemic preparedness planning, stockpiling, etc.

    WARNING: These respirators help reduce exposures to certain airborne contaminants. Before use, the wearer must read and understand the User Instructions provided as a part of the product packaging. In the U.S., a written respiratory protection program must be implemented meeting all the requirements of OSHA 1910.134 including training, fit testing and medical evaluation. In Canada, CSA standards Z94.4 requirements must be met and/or requirements of the applicable jurisdiction, as appropriate. Misuse may result in sickness or death. For proper use, see package instructions, supervisor, or call 3M OH&ESD Technical Service in USA at 1-800-243-4630 and in Canada at 1-800-267-4414.
  • Specifications

     Aerosol Type‎‎ Non-Oil
     Boxes per Case‎‎ 6
     Category‎‎ Respiratory Protection
     Category‎‎ Healthcare Respirators
     Category‎‎ Disposable Respirators
     Class‎‎ Market Leader
     Color‎‎ White
     Exhalation Valve‎‎ No
     FDA Cleared‎‎ Yes
     Features‎‎ Advanced Electrostatic Media
     Flame Resistance (ASTM D2859-96)‎‎ No
     Fluid Resistant (ASTM F1862)‎‎ Yes
     Natural Rubber Latex Components‎‎ No
     Number per Box‎‎ 20
     Packaging‎‎ Bulk Case
     Product Line‎‎ Respiratory Protection
     Product Type‎‎ Healthcare Respirator
     Respirator Style‎‎ Flat Fold
     Size‎‎ Standard
     Standards/Approvals‎‎ N95


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