Comfortable, easy to don and easy to maintain, BarriAire Gold Particulate Masks are the ideal solution for EMS, non‑structural firefighting, brush, wildland and urban interface incidents. A high performance particulate mask that blocks smoke, soot and airborne hazards. The sleek, innovative design incorporates an adjustable, replaceable nose bridge that fits snugly to your face while accommodating goggles, glasses and head gear. Adjustable DuPont Kevlar® covered elastic ear straps ensure proper fit — one size fits most. Washable, reusable and no need for replacement cartridges means this might be the only face mask you'll ever need.
Quilted composite durable water resistant finish on exterior layer of jersey knit with Nomex® Nano Flex particulate barrier between the inside layer of jersey knit. Averages 96% particulate efficiency for particulates between 0.1 and 1.0 microns. PGI quilted BarriAire composite fabrics recently achieved Viral Filtration Efficiency (VFE) Rating of 96.8% and Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) Rating of 97.9% (as conducted by Nelson Labs, U.S.A.). NFPA 70E Hazard Risk Category 4.
|Fabric Performance Values||Requirements NFPA 1971|
|PGI Test Results|
Average as submitted and washed
|Viral & Bacterial Filtration Efficiency|
|Thermal Protective Performance (TPP)|
|Total Heat Loss (THL)||≥ 325 W/m2||401.3 W/m2|
|Hood Material Burst Strength||≥ 225 N||614 N|
|Flame Resistance Test – Quilted Composite|
After Flame (Wales x Courses)
|≤ 2.0 sec||0.0 sec x 1.0 sec|
|≤ 2.0 sec||1.0 sec x 1.0 sec|
Char Length (Wales x Courses)
|≤ 100 mm||18 mm x 17 mm|
|≤ 100 mm||3 mm x 2 mm|
|Seam Breaking Strength Test||≥ 181 N||1064 N|
|Melt or Drip When Exposed to Flame||No Melting or Dripping||NONE|
|Arc Thermal Performance Value (ATPV)||46 cal/cm2|
|NFPA 70E Hazard Risk Category (HRC)||HRC 4|
BarriAire™ Particulate Barrier Technology products offer more protection, comfort and value. BarriAire™ particulate products combine two layers of proven flame resistant fabric and a middle layer of ultra-lightweight DuPont™ Nomex® Nano Flex fabric which blocks penetration of 96% (BarriAire™ Gold quilted composite) to 98.8% (BarriAire™ Silver laminated composite) of harmful submicron size particulates. BarriAire™ Gold quilted composite fabrics recently achieved Viral Filtration Efficiency (VFE) Rating of 96.8% and Bacterial Filtration Efficiency (BFE) Rating of 97.9%. BarriAire™ Silver laminated composite fabrics recently achieved VFE Rating of 99.7% and BFE Rating of 99.9% (VFE and BFE testing as conducted by Nelson Labs, U.S.A.).