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2014-10-28 08:35:35

Cantel Medical subsidiary Crosstex International, Inc., a leading U.S. manufacturer of face masks, is producing fitted masks at maximum capacity in response to healthcare worker concerns in light of Ebola threat. LITTLE FALLS, N.J., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CDC recently revised their Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) recommendations for healthcare workers caring for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) patients to include the use of N95 or PAPR respirators and full coverage of all...

2014-10-23 23:02:59

Revived demand will aid growth, but foreign competition will threaten profitability. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Respiratory Protection Equipment Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Over the past five years, the Respiratory Protection Equipment Manufacturing industry has exhibited slight growth, due to the high prevalence of respiratory diseases among many downstream...

2014-10-16 23:05:06

Founded by 3 of the largest surgical mask and respirator manufacturers in the United States, the Secure Mask Supply Association (SMSA) was formed to highlight the risk of major supply shortages associated with increased foreign-sourcing dependency. (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The Secure Mask Supply Association (SMSA), a collaboration between industry competitors Prestige Ameritech, Crosstex and Gerson, has announced their formation and their goal of ensuring adequate U.S. mask and respirator...

2014-10-02 04:21:40

DALLAS, October 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Particulate Respirators Industry is a 150 pages market intelligence study that profiles companies like 3M, Honeywell, MSA, Gerson, Crosstex, UVEX, San Huei, Shanghai Dasheng, Chaomei Daily Chemicals, Sinotextiles, Powecom and SUZHOU SANICAL. This is a professional and depth research report on Global and China Particulate Respirators industry. Complete report is available at...

2014-08-22 12:22:06

DUBLIN, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global particulate respirators industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the...

2014-04-21 08:25:35

AirFit F10 and AirFit N10 Masks Provide Comfort, Stability, and Ease of Use SAN DIEGO, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD) expands its ultra-light, comfortable, and award-winning AirFit(TM) line of masks today with new nasal and full face options. The AirFit F10 compact full face mask and AirFit N10 compact nasal mask continue the company's 25-year history of innovating comfortable and effective solutions for treating sleep-disordered breathing....

2014-01-28 23:33:09

Chemical Management System provider Valdata Systems incorporates automatic respirator maintenance enforcement in its Manufacturing Execution System software. Fairfield, NJ (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Valdata Systems has added a program enforcing respiratory safety to its popular MES software (Manufacturing Execution System) package. After conducting market research within its customer base, Valdata found a need for respirator usage tracking as an enhancement to its existing resource...

2014-01-09 16:20:14

Air-purifying escape respirator incorporates unique powered ventilation system FREDERICA, Del., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ILC Dover, the manufacturer of innovative protective equipment for the most demanding applications including spacesuits for NASA and gas masks for the military, announced today that their SCape(® )CO/CBRN escape mask has received Factory Mutual approval for use in Class I,II,III, Division 2 areas. The user-friendly escape mask incorporates an integral...

2014-01-04 23:01:10

InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is working to submit the Air Accelerator to companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 People who work in construction, OSHA, etc., often use full-face masks. However, it can be uncomfortable to wear these masks for long periods due to inadequate air flow. "My design solves this problem," said an inventor and construction worker from Chicago Heights, Ill. Ideal for construction...


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2010-12-03 16:24:27

A goaltender mask, referred to a goalie mask, is worn by an ice hockey, inline hockey, and field hockey goaltenders in order to protect them from injury. In 1959, Jacques Plante was the first to create and use a practical mask. It was made of fiberglass that was contoured to his face although it eventually morphed into a helmet/cage combination. However, the single full fiberglass mask is much more popular option due to its safety. This mask changed the way goaltenders played since it...

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2010-10-26 18:19:25

A gas mask is designed to go over the face to protect the wearer from inhaling "airborne pollutants". The mask seals the nose and mouth and many times covers other soft tissues of the face. Some have respirators. Most gas masks provide protection from gaseous and particulate and are often used by riot police and rioters alike. They are also used by graffiti artists to protect them from the fumes. The original design had two small glass eye windows that were thick in order from keeping the...

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Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.