Respirator Cartridges for Solvents
- Organic vapor” cartridges are the only type that capture solvent vapors.
- Cartridges for solvents will absorb only so much solvent until breakthrough occurs.
- Cartridges are not suitable for some solvents since they are not trapped inside the cartridge. (Includes methanol and methylene chloride)
- Cartridges should be selected and changed regularly according to manufacturers recommendations.