The lightweight, disposable N95 particulate respirator is designed to help provide quality, reliable worker respiratory protection. 3M uses a variety of innovative technologies and features to help you meet your respiratory protection and comfort needs. 3M's proprietary filter media, 3M™ Advanced Electret Media, filters dust and other particles, while allowing for easy breathing. The unique three-panel flat fold design is collapse resistant and it's individual packaging allows for easier storage prior to use. The soft inner material provides added comfort while the soft nose foam and adjustable nose clip help provide a custom fit. These features are designed to enhance user comfort and help increase wearability. Suggested applications: Grinding, Sanding, Sweeping, Bagging and other dusty or arid operations. Other uses would also include: Solids, such as those from Textile Operations, Dry Chemical Handling, Surface Preparation, Food Preparation and Handling, Woodworking, Grain Handling and Milling, Processing of Minerals, and certain other substances. Can also be used to help reduce inhalation of certain airborne biological particles like mold, Bacillus anthracis, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, etc. Example applications include emergency or pandemic preparedness planning, stockpiling, etc.