Respirator Cleaning and Maintenance

The manufacturer’s guidance for cleaning and sanitizing a respirator should always be followed and is included with the packaging of all products. If you do not have access to that copy, check the manufacturer’s website. If still not accessible, general cleaning and sanitizing guidanceexternal icon is provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA also has videos regarding maintenance and care of respiratorsexternal icon.

Page last reviewed: January 31, 2018