The 3M 2071 Particulate P95 filters are NIOSH approved for environments containing: solids such as those from processing minerals, coal, iron ore, cotton, flour, and certain other substances, liquid or oil based particles from sprays that do not also emit harmful vapors, metal fumes produced from welding, brazing, cutting and other operations involving heating of metals. The 3M P95 Filers with bayonet filter holders have at least 95% filtration efficiency against solid and liquid aerosols including oils. The 2071 filter from 3M can be used as a stand-alone filter with 3M 6000, 7500, 7800 and Ultimate FX FF-400 series facepieces or as a prefilter with 3M 5000 Series Respirators and 6000 Series Cartridges (use with 3M 502 adapter ).
The 3M 2071 series particulate filters can be used in a variety of workplace applications:
- Torch cutting
- Other dusty, oily operations