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Just Because You’re Not a Doctor Doesn’t Mean You Don’t Need Medical-Grade Protection

Medical-grade respirators can be lifesavers for the general public, not just healthcare workers. 

No matter what industry you are in, you need high-quality, medical-level protection to safeguard against the spread of harmful pathogens and toxic micro-particles. Whether you are working in the construction industry, maritime, sanitation, airlines, and so many others areas, or you’re simply concerned and uncomfortable about the rapid spread of illnesses like COVID-19 and Influenza, the type of respirator you choose truly matters.

Why you need better protection in the modern day 

In our globalized world in which people and items are traveling all over the world, we are effectively being exposed to more threats than ever before, in our work, leisure and home environments. The spread of disease is happening every day in different corners of the globe, and in our own backyard. The number of antibiotic-resistant bacteria is growing rapidly, and this creates a serious threat to public health worldwide. The best and most effective way we can protect ourselves and our loved ones is through the best possible preventive action.

One of the ways you can protect your health is to choose a powerful respirator. There are several options available, and what you choose can make a substantial difference in how effectively you are protected against harmful diseases and pathogens. To help make a more informed decision, here is a look at what is currently available in the market.

Surgical masks

While surgical masks have been around since the 19thcentury, unfortunately they provide minimal protection against harmful bacteria, according to numerous scientific studies. There is little evidence about just how effective these masks really are. 

Disposable N95s

These masks can be effective at minimizing individuals’ exposure to bacteria since the time they were introduced, in the 1950s. They were a revolutionary medical advance at that time. However, they require a fitting test to ensure their effectiveness, and they pose serious challenges in enabling communication.

Octo Respirator

A modern and innovative design that incorporates the newest materials and technologies, including a highly effective biocidal filer that captures and kills harmful virus & bacteria and limits the effects of exposure to air pollution

  • Designed to protect both the wearer and those in his/her proximity
  • Engineered for comfort, communication and superior breathability
  • Priced for value
  • Built for durability
  • Reusable multiple times without losing its effectiveness - boil or autoclave