Study finds that nanofibers have the possibility to enhance mask and respirator capability to capture nanoparticles like viruses and bacteria.
Half-facepiece reusable elastomeric respirators are an effective and viable option for protecting health care workers from exposure to airborne transmissible contaminants or infectious agents during day-to-day work or with a sudden or rapid influx of patients, such as during a public health emergency.
This tool* provides instruction on the proper selection of respiratory protection and the development of change schedules for gas/vapor cartridges as well as helps you comply with the OSHA respirator standard.
This resource offers videos on respirator wselection and use in an agricultural setting.
A video presentation demonstrating putting on and taking off respirators.
A video presentation about the use of respirators in healthcare settings.
A guidance document offering an overview of Ebola, the recommended CDC guidelines, and the NIOSH-approved respiratory products meeting the criteria outlined by the CDC.
This guidance provides information on what respirators are, how they work, and what is needed for a respirator to provide protection.