The 3M 1860 N95 Respirator and Surgical Mask is a NIOSH approved type N95 respirator aims mainly at control of exposure to TB. This mask meets OSHA requirements and CDC guidelines and is very effective against 60% of respiratory illness. This mask is mainly intended in reducing the risk of exposure to such respiratory diseases and protecting the wearer from even micron sized particles. The protective range of this mask is 01. to 10.0 micron particles. This high protective quality enables this 1860 model to be used in surgical procedures, laser treatments and radiation treatments. The 3M 1860 N95 Respirator and Surgical Mask is fluid resistant and also provides protection from spray or contact with any fluids that might contaminate the atmosphere where the wearer is present.
This respiratory and surgical mask has a double band that goes round the head and holds firmly in place to prevent any potential contamination or infection. The mask has a large breathing chamber that avoids the feeling of suffocation to the wearer and its advanced filtration technology makes sure that the wearer gets enough fresh and pure air to breath. These masks are ideal for single use because the germs on the outside might spread if they are used multiple times. Otherwise, these masks are very comfortable and durable even when you are exerting yourself. There are no overwhelming odors while using this mask which makes breathing as close to natural breathing without the mask.
Apart from medical reasons of prevention of air-borne diseases, even people with low immunity, sensitive nose, vulnerability can use this. This mask will protect the wearer from everyday pollution, smoke and dust that people don’t generally notice. So these masks can also be used while doing chores like sanding, mowing etc to protect oneself from the onset of non-stop sneezing.