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Reusable Respirators from 3M UK

Our Range

3M's range of Reusable Respirators offers exceptional quality and value for money when protecting your workers against industrial gases, vapours and particulate hazards.
Reusable products include

  • Half mask
  • Full face mask
  • Particulate filters
  • Gas & Vapour filters

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How to Select

The selection of respiratory equipment follows a basic four-step method:

  1. Identify the Hazards – dust, metal fume, gas, vapour etc.
  2. Assess the Risk – assess the hazard levels against safety standards and consider other protection – eg skin, eye and body.
  3. Select the right Respirator – disposable, reusable, half mask, full face, powered, supplied-air.
  4. Train in Fitting and Use – to optimise respiratory protection.

Care & Maintenance

Reusable Respiratory Equipment requires regular checks and maintenance to ensure optimum performance and protection for the wearer.

In addition to potentially reducing protection levels, poor maintenance can also reduce the effective lifetime of the equipment, resulting in the additional cost of replacement. Guidance on the appropriate checks is provided in the instruction booklets with each new item.

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Fitting a Respirator

Respirators are most effective when there is a good seal between the edges of the respirator and the face. The instant this seal is broken, protection is compromised as contaminated air can leak in through any gaps.

Watch our reusable respirator fitting videos to find out how to correctly fit your 3M mask.

Users of tight fitting respirators should be fit tested as required by the Control of Substances Hazardous to Heath Regulations (COSHH). For more information visit Respirator Fit Testing.

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3M™ 4000 Series Respirators

Since its introduction over 20 years ago, the 3M 4000 Series has been the first choice 3M reusable respirator by health & safety managers across Europe. Find out why here...

4 Step Path to Protection

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4 Step Path to Protection

At 3M, we know Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) specification can be confusing. With our 4 step, flexible process we break it down into manageable chunks.


Where to Buy

Find out where to buy PPE Reusable Respirator Products from 3M.

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