NIOSH approved for protection against certain organic vapors or acid gases
Swept-back design allows an enhanced field of view and comfort
Bayonet compatibility allows use with many 3M half and full facepiece designs
Wide range of applications reduces inventory needs
Simple installation and usage requirements reduce training needs
The 3M™ Organic Vapor/Acid Gas Cartridge 6003 helps provide respiratory protection against certain organic vapors or acid gases. Use with 3M™ Half and Full Facepieces 6000, 7000 and FF-400 Series with bayonet filter holders.
The 3M™ Organic Vapor/Acid Gas Cartridge 6003 helps provide organic vapor and acid gas protection in a variety of environments. When properly used with an approved 3M respirator properly fitted, this respirator cartridge helps provide respiratory protection from certain organic vapors, chlorine, hydrogen chloride, sulfur dioxide, chlorine dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, or hydrogen fluoride. The cartridge may be used for vapor concentrations up to 10 times the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL) with half facepieces or 50 times PEL with quantitatively fit tested full facepieces. Recommended applications for the cartridge include assembly and mechanical, batch-charging, change-overs, chemical dispensing, clean-up, cleaning, handling, painting, parts cleaning, pesticide application, powder, and seal coating. Inventory needs and training requirements for safety equipment are reduced because this respirator cartridge selection works for many different applications. This cartridge is commonly used in the following industries: agriculture, aluminum reduction, chemical manufacturing, laboratories, petrochemical, pharmaceuticals, pulp and paper, and utilities.
This organic vapor and acid gas cartridge works with 3M™ Half and Full Facepieces 6000, 7000 and FF-400 Series with bayonet holders. The cartridge is NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) approved for environments containing certain organic vapors and acid gases. This cartridge is not for use in environments that are immediately dangerous to life or health (IDLH). The cartridge has been assigned the color code “Yellow” in the NIOSH system.
Breathing organic vapors or acid gases can pose a risk to your health. NIOSH, a Federal government regulatory agency, has tested and approved the 3M™ Organic Vapor/Acid Gas Cartridge 6003 to help reduce exposure to certain organic vapors and acid gases.
Cartridge or Filter Type Gas and Vapor
Case Quantity 60/case
Color Yellow, Yellow
Connection Type Bayonet
Features Low Profile
For Use With Reusable Respirators
Gas & Vapor Protection Type Organic Vapor/Acid gas
National Stock Number 4240013422859
NIOSH Cartridge or Filter Assigned Color Coding Yellow
Nuisance Odor Relief (< OSHA PEL) N/A
Overall Height (Imperial) 3.4 in, 3.4 in
Overall Length (Imperial) 4.2 in
Product Code 6003
Product Series 6000, 7000, 7500, 7800S, FF-400, Rugged Comfort 6500
Product Type Cartridge
Recommended Industry Facility Sanitation, Food Processing, Food Safety, General Manufacturing, Marine, Mining, Oil & Gas, Transportation
Standards/Approvals Chlorine, Chlorine Dioxide, Hydrogen Chloride, Hydrogen Fluoride, Hydrogen Sulfide, Organic Vapors, Sulfur Dioxide