Monthly Archives: December 2014

How to Choose a Disposable Respirator

choosing the right respirator
Disposable respirators, also known as filtering facepiece respirators, offer protection against air-borne particulates and mists. These are probably the most popular type of air-purifying respirator - they are readily available, lightweight, comfortable, and are appropriate for most common applications. Particulate respirators are rated by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) according to what they filter out and how well they filter. These ratings include: N95, R95, Read more [...]