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

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

No matter what you do or what industry you are in, you need high-quality, medical-level protection to safeguard against the spread of harmful pathogens, wildfire smoke, toxic micro-particles, etc. Whether you are working in the construction industry, maritime, sanitation, airlines, fire fighting, 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 mask 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 mask. There are several options available, and what you choose can make a substantial difference in how effectively you are protected against harmful diseases, pathogens, smoke and pollution. 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 N95 Masks

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 Mask (ORM)

A modern and innovative design of the elastomeric respirator mask 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