NIOSH approved against certain acid gases. Use with 3M Half and Full Facepieces 6000, 7000 and FF-400 Series with bayonet filter holders.
From the Manufacturer
The 3M™ Acid Gas Cartridge 6002 helps provide acid gas protection in a variety of environments. When properly used with an approved 3M respirator properly fitted, this respirator cartridge helps provide respiratory protection from chlorine, hydrogen, chloride, sulfur dioxide, chlorine dioxide, or hydrogen sulfide. The cartridge may be used for vapor concentrations up to 10 times the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL) with half facepieces or 50 times PEL with quantitatively fit tested full facepieces. Recommended applications for the cartridge include assembly and mechanical, batch-charging, change-overs, chemical dispensing, clean-up, and electro-plating. Inventory needs and training requirements for safety equipment are reduced because this respirator cartridge selection works for many different applications. This cartridge is commonly used in the following industries: chemicals, oil and gas, and transportation.
This acid gas cartridge works with 3M™ Half and Full Facepieces 6000, 7000 and FF-400 Series with bayonet holders. The cartridge is NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) approved for environments containing certain acid gases. This cartridge is not for use in environments that are immediately dangerous to life or health (IDLH). The cartridge has been assigned the color code “White” in the NIOSH system.
Breathing acid gases can pose a risk to your health. NIOSH, a Federal government regulatory agency, has tested and approved the 3M™ Acid Gas Cartridge 6002 to help reduce exposure to certain acid gases.
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