Disposable Respirators

Disposable respirators are a piece of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) that protects workers against airborne particles, like dust, powders and fine mists. It fits over the wearer’s nose and mouth to protect the wearer from inhalation of such particles that could cause respiratory issues, either in the short term or long term. Visit our dedicated page to learn more about disposable respirators and shop our full range of face masks and coverings.


Disposable respirators have different FFP (Filtering Facepiece) classifications, dependant on the application they are being used for:


  • FFP1 – These respirators protect against low levels of dust, as well as solid and liquid aerosols. FFP1 masks are suitable for hand sanding, drilling and cutting, or for protection against materials in concentrations of up to 4x occupational exposure limit (OEL) or 4x assigned protection factor (APF).

  • FFP2 – Suitable for protection against moderate levels of dust, as well as solid and liquid aerosols. These FFP2 respirators can protect against materials in concentrations of up to 12x OEL or 4x APF, meaning these masks are ideal for plastering or sanding applications.

  • FFP3 – The highest level of classification that protects against higher levels of dust, and against solid and liquid aerosols. These masks can protect against materials in concentrations of up to 50x OEL or 20x APF, making them suitable for handling hazardous powders, like those found in the pharmaceutical industry.

Disposable respirators are generally single-use only meaning it is important to ensure that they safely filter out any particles, or they will not work. Each manufacturer will have a general guideline as to how long the respirator should last, so it is important to follow these guidelines and not re-use the respirator over the guidelines specified as it may not allow effective respiratory protection.


What are the benefits of a disposable respirator?


Aside from the fact that these respirators protect the user from inhalation of potentially harmful and damaging airborne particles like fine dust, liquid spray and fine mist, or powders, there are other benefits to disposable respirators:


  • Allergy-Free – Disposable respirators are generally made from a soft material that is suitable for use for those who are sensitive or allergic to certain materials, making them incredibly versatile.

  • Protects against Pathogens – they can be used in the medical or research industry to protect those individuals who are regularly exposed to bacteria, viruses or other pathogens that could cause contamination or infection.

  • Suitable for all face shapes – Disposable respirators are suitable for all face shapes and sizes and generally can be adjusted to ensure a secure seal is formed around the nose and mouth.

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RS stock no. 742-7496
Mfr. Part No.3M Aura 9312+
Brand3M
R 361.73
1 Box of 10
Box(es)
No FFP1 Yes - Aura™ 9300+ - No 10 Fold Flat - White
RS stock no. 742-7499
Mfr. Part No.3M Aura 9320+
Brand3M
R 849.54
1 Box of 20
Box(es)
No FFP2 No - Aura™ 9300+ - No 20 Fold Flat - White
RS stock no. 918-5826
BrandRS PRO
R 365.44
1 Box of 20
Box(es)
No FFP2 Yes - - No Yes - Fold Flat General Purpose White
New
RS stock no. 226-9050
Mfr. Part No.3951082
BrandDRAEGER
R 92.27
Each
units
- FFP1 Yes - X-plore 1710 No - - - - -
RS stock no. 918-5829
BrandRS PRO
R 424.70
1 Box of 10
Box(es)
Yes FFP3 Yes - - No Yes 10 (InnerBox), 300 (Outer Carton) Cup General Purpose White
New
RS stock no. 226-9051
Mfr. Part No.3951083
BrandDRAEGER
R 51.83
Each
units
- FFP2 No - X-plore 1720 No - - - - -
RS stock no. 133-248
Mfr. Part No.3M 8833
Brand3M
R 926.90
1 Box of 10
Box(es)
Yes FFP3 Yes - 8300 - Yes 10 Cup - White
RS stock no. 181-2318
Mfr. Part No.3M Aura 9332+Gen3 SP
Brand3M
R 682.36
1 Box of 5
Box(es)
No FFP3 Yes - Aura™ 9300+Gen3 - Yes 5 Fold Flat - White
RS stock no. 666-7687
Mfr. Part No.3M Aura 9922
Brand3M
R 943.07
1 Box of 10
Box(es)
Yes FFP2 Yes - Aura™ Specialty - Yes 10 Cup - Grey
New
RS stock no. 226-9055
Mfr. Part No.3951088
BrandDRAEGER
R 153.93
Each
units
- FFP3 Yes - X-plore 1730 No - - - - -
New
RS stock no. 226-9060
Mfr. Part No.3951916
BrandDRAEGER
R 39.32
Each
units
- FFP1 Yes - X-plore 1910 No - - - - -
RS stock no. 179-3618
Mfr. Part No.3M 8810
Brand3M
R 37.286
Each (In a Pack of 20)
units
Yes FFP2 No - 8000 - Yes 20 Cup - White
RS stock no. 125-4034
Mfr. Part No.3M 8835+
Brand3M
R 705.49
1 Box of 5
Box(es)
Yes FFP3 Yes - 8000+ - No 5 Cup - White
New
RS stock no. 226-9061
Mfr. Part No.3951920
BrandDRAEGER
R 42.67
Each
units
- FFP2 No - X-plore 1920 No - - - - -
New
RS stock no. 226-9052
Mfr. Part No.3951084
BrandDRAEGER
R 73.50
Each
units
- FFP2 Yes - X-plore 1720 No - - - - -
RS stock no. 188-0119
Mfr. Part No.3M Aura 9322+
Brand3M
R 59.47
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
No FFP2 Yes - Aura™ 9300+ - No 10 Fold Flat - White
New
RS stock no. 226-4099
Mfr. Part No.3951194
BrandDRAEGER
R 75.74
Each
units
- FFP2 Yes EN 149:2001+A1:2009 Drager X-plore 1700 No - - - - -
New
RS stock no. 216-0387
Mfr. Part No.AIR 3000
BrandKLASS
R 1,085.43
1 Box of 10
Box(es)
Yes FFP3 Yes - AIR 3000 No - - - - -
New
RS stock no. 226-9049
Mfr. Part No.3951081
BrandDRAEGER
R 48.48
Each
units
- FFP1 Yes - X-plore 1710 No - - - - -
New
RS stock no. 226-9069
Mfr. Part No.3951936
BrandDRAEGER
R 117.52
Each
units
- FFP3 Yes - X-plore 1930 No - - - - -