NIOSH revokes certificates for two facepiece respirators
Aug 1, 2002 12:00 PM
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has revoked approval certificates for two Wen Mask Industrial Co filtering facepiece respirators.
NIOSH revoked the certificates because of the respirators' failure to meet code requirements. The two respirators, whether marketed by Wen Mask or under a private label, no longer will be listed as NIOSH-approved respirators. They no longer can be manufactured, assembled, sold, or distributed. NIOSH says the respirators were approved for marketing under these labels:
Wen Mask Industrial Co, Model KR-795
Magid Glove and Safety Mfg, Model KR-795
Makrite Industrial, Model KR-795
Mercer Tool Corp, Model KR-795.
US Safety, Model KR-795/AD2N95
Wasip Ltd, Model KR-795
Yon Yor Co, Model KR-795
Wen Mask Industrial Co, Model KR-808
Magid Glove and Safety Mfg, Model KR-808
Makrite Industrial, Model KR-808
US Safety, Model KR-808/AD2N95OV
Wasip Ltd, Model KR-808
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