3M 2097 particulate filters are P100 filters that offer resistance to nuisance levels of organic vapors and acid gases. Use these 3M P100 filters for protection from 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, and metal fumes produced in operations such as welding, cutting, brazing and other operations involving heating of metals. These 3M filters are NIOSH approved P100 Filers with bayonet adapters. They provide at least 99.97% filtration efficiency against solid and liquid aerosols including those containing oils. Suitable for use in a variety of workplace applications, including welding, sawing, torch cutting, brazing, soldering and other dusty, oily operations, pharmaceutical manufacturing and OSHA substance specific particle exposures: Lead, Asbestos, Cadmium, Arsenic, 4,4’ Methylenedianiline (MDA). Filter number 2097 from 3M can be used as a stand-alone P100 filter with 3M 6000, 7500, 7800 and Ultimate FX FF-400 respirator facepieces or as a prefilter with 3M 5000 series respirators and 6000 series cartridges (use with 502 adapter).
The 3M 2097 P100 filters can be used in a variety of workplace applications:
- Torch cutting
- Other operations involving heating of metals