3M Occupational Health and Environmental Safety Division


3M's new Breathe Easy™ (RBE) for Responders Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) system is NIOSH-approved to meet the new CBRN standard. The system features the 3M™ Cartridge RBE-57, which is designed to help protect users against CBRN particulates, gases, and vapors, and functions with two battery options: RBE-L10 Primary Lithium Battery and Rechargeable nickel metal hydride battery (NiMH).