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Respiratory protection for welders

How do I know if I should wear a powered air purifying respirator or a supplied air respirator while welding?
How do I know if I should wear a powered air purifying respirator or a supplied air respirator while welding?
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Trends in ... respiratory protection

‘Be serious about it’
OSHA estimates that 5 million workers in 1.3 million workplaces are required to wear respirators. These devices protect workers from “insufficient oxygen environments, harmful dusts, fogs, smokes, mists, gases, vapors and sprays,” the agency notes, adding that compliance with its Respiratory Protection Standard “could avert hundreds of deaths and thousands of illnesses annually.”
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Particulate respirator

The AirWave 4800 N95 Plus Nuisance Organic Vapor/Ozone Relief Particulate Respirator features a patented AirWave pleated design that doubles the filter surface area for a mask that breathes easier and lasts longer.
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