Respiratory Protection Equipment

Find the 3M™ Respirator that delivers the protection and maintenance you need in the style you want and the comfort you need. Explore the variety of respiratory protection equipment options we offer - single-use disposable respirator, reusable respirator, powered and supplied air respirator systems and industrial SCBAs.

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How to choose your Respiratory Protection

Use our respirator selector guide to help you choose the respirator you need.

  • 3M offers a wide selection of NIOSH-approved filtering facepiece respirators for numerous work-related tasks. 3M provides a variety of innovative technologies and features – all designed to provide comfort, convenience and value.

  • 3M provides a full line of reusable respirators to meet the needs of any work environment. Half or full facepiece reusable respirators help protect against both particles and/or gases and vapors.

  • 3M powered air purifying respirators offer protection against certain respiratory hazards with integrated head, eye and face protection that can help provide a more comfortable environment for the worker.

  • 3M supplied air respirators require a source of clean Grade D breathing air such as plant air systems or bottled air. This clean, breathable air can be delivered to hoods, helmets, full facepieces, half facepieces and loose-fitting facepieces.

  • 3M Scott is a premier manufacturer of innovative respiratory protective equipment for industrial workers; including SCBAs and Emergency Escape Breathing Devices (EEBDs).

  • For healthcare workers, we've developed respirators that are also FDA-approved for use as surgical masks. Like all N95s, they help protect against certain airborne biological particles.

  • Welding Safety

    Our innovative welding safety products enable welding performance and make the welder's job safer and more comfortable. 3M manufactures 3M™ Speedglas™ Welding Helmets and Systems for eye, face and respiratory.

  • Our cartridges and filters were developed to help provide optimal respiratory protection in a variety of situations.

3M Respirator Select and Service Life Software

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Featured Respirators

  • Experience the greater breathability and comfort provided by the world's first quad-flow cartridge. The easy, one-touch seal check helps increase worker confidence that the respirator is being worn properly.

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    3M™ Aura™ Particulate Respirator 9211+, N95

    Experience greater breathing comfort with 3M's Advanced Electret (Filter) Media and the new 3M™ Cool Flow™ Comfot valve, allowing more warm exhaled air to escape. With the addition of tabs on the upper and lower panels of the respirator, enable easier opening of the respirator to simplify the posiitioning on the face.

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3M™ Respirator Trade-In Programs

Out with the old, in with the new.


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