June 20, 2021

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Standards of Medical Masks

Mask standards other than N95

 

3M documents show the comparison of Masks other than N95 This document is only intended to help clarify some key similarities between such references, specifically to the following FFR performance standards:

  • N95 (United States NIOSH-42CFR84)
  • FFP2 (Europe EN 149-2001)
  • KN95 (China GB2626-2006)
  • P2 (Australia/New Zealand AS/NZA 1716:2012)
  • Korea 1st class (Korea KMOEL - 2017-64)
  • DS (Japan JMHLW-Notification 214, 2018)

China has four standards for medical-class protection masks:

  • GB19083
  • GB2626
  • YY0469
  • YY/T 0969

 Protection level: GB19083  >  GB2626  >  YY0469  >  YY/T 09691