Type IIR surgical face masks EN14683 are medical face masks made up of a layered construction that prevents large particles from reaching the patient or working surfaces. Type IIR Face masks include a splash resistant layer to protect against blood and other bodily fluids. Type IIR face masks are tested in the direction of exhalation (inside to outside) and take into account the efficiency of bacterial filtration.
This product is composed of mask body, nose clip and ear loops. The body mask comprises of an outer layer and an inner layer. The inner and outer layer are made of non-woven fabric/ The filter layer is made of melt-blown polypropylene. Free of glass fibres and latex.
Key characteristics of Type IIR face masks include:
- Pleat style with ear loops or ties
- Protective layered construction
- Splash resistant layer against bodily fluids.
Type IIR masks are for use in protecting others from the wearer transmitting infection.