The N95 respirator is the most important personal protective equipment which prevents the wearer from inhaling airborne particles that could be hazardous to an individual’s health. These airborne particles include dust, dirt, mist, and fumes, etc. The N95 respirator filters out 95% of the airborne particles (dust, dirt, fumes, and mist), and what makes other respirators inferior to the N95 respirator is its ability to filter out particles smaller than 0.3μm, which are caused after coughing, sneezing, or talking, etc.
Therefore, N95 respirators are safer than other respirators. And they protect an individual from getting infected by viral diseases, infectious agents, dust, dirt, mist, and fumes, etc. Hence, wearing the N95 respirator is crucial during COVID-19 to protect oneself from getting infected as this viral disease could be fatal for us. This product is approved by The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), which shows how good the quality of this mask is. N95 respirators are the most useful personal protective equipment at the moment.
The price of this mask is quite low, which means the quality of this product is good, and it is quite affordable as well. 3M is the largest N95 respirator manufacturing company in the U.S. The company makes N95 respirators, disinfectants, hand sanitizers, and many more products. Because of COVID-19, wearing masks has become a compulsion. The governments around the world have urged their locals to wear N95 respirators since they are considered the safest respirator for individuals.
The N95 respirators have become crucial to such an extent for the people that there has been a national supply shortage of N95 respirators in large economic countries like the United States. As a result of the public of the United States buying so many masks, the N95 respirator shortage happened. Huge N95 respirator manufacturer companies are working day and night to manufacture more N95 respirators.
The U.S. would need 3.5 billion masks until the end of the pandemic, but the N95 manufacturers can only manufacture 40 million N95 respirators a month. If huge economic power like the United States could not manufacture ample N95 respirators, you can determine the state of other countries as well. From this, one can determine the significance of N95 respirators.
Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Honeywell is an American multinational organization that operates in the fields of four technologies; building technologies, performance materials & technologies, aerospace, and safety & productivity solutions. It manufactures products to assist the world face challenges like safety, energy, and security.
This company was ranked 77th in 2018. The global workforce of this fortune company is around 110,000 workers. Because of COVID-19, Honeywell has manufactured some N95 respirators. Following are Honeywell's most popular N95 respirators:
Honeywell Sperian Saf-T-Fit Plus N95 Disposable Respirator:
This Honeywell's N95 respirator is capable of filtering out 95% of solid and liquid particles such as dust, dirt, and cough droplets, etc. But it cannot filter out oils. The nose bridge of this N95 respirator is adjustable, which is quite comfortable for most faces and the weight of the product is quite light, which does not tire the wearer out. It is quite easy to wear, and it is disposable. The filter media of this N95 respirator is resistant to humidity. In addition to that, the suspension straps of this N95 respirator are quite durable as well.
Mining, manufacturing, medical, construction, forestry, and agriculture are some industries where you can use these masks to prevent hazardous airborne particles from entering your body and keep yourselves safe from them. The filter media of this N95 respirator is designed to suppress its humidity for comfortable performance in most environments so that the user or the wearer does not get irritated.
Honeywell H801 N95 Particulate Respirator Mask: This N95 respirator protects the user from inhaling chemicals, contaminants, gas, vapors, and smoke, etc. It filters out 95% of solid and liquid aerosols such as dust, mud, and viral agents. Since the nose clip of this product is metallic, it is easy to shape around the nose. If the user sweats while wearing this mask, it will not irritate the user as this N95 respirator is sweat absorbent.
This N95 respirator is very tight, which does not let harmful and hazardous airborne particles like mud, viral agents, dust, mist, and infectious agents enter your body, lungs, and nose. The product’s weight is quite light, which does not make the wearer of this N95 respirator tired. Furthermore, these masks are quite comfortable to wear as well. This respirator consists of a high-performance exhalation valve to make it comfortable for the wearer to breathe out easily.
Honeywell Sperian ONE-Fit N95 Molded Cup Disposable Particulate Respirator With Exhalation Valve: This N95 respirator is efficient at filtering out 95% of non-petroleum based liquid aerosols and solid particulates. This mask has an exhalation valve which does not make the wearer’s face warm and filters out warm air from the respirator to keep the wearer comfortable. This N95 respirator has a molded nose bridge that fits faces of different shapes and sizes.
The design of this N95 respirator resembles the natural shape of the face, which gives enough space to the wearer’s face and does not irritate it. This N95 respirator fits comfortably to the wearer’s face because of the dual-wielded head straps. The quality of this mask is quite exceptional, which does not irritate the user’s face whatsoever.