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What is meant by BFE?

06 Apr 2022

BFE stands for Bacterial Filtration Efficiency. It is used to define the effectiveness of filtration materials and is a test performed on materials that provide protection such as face masks and surgical gowns. It measures how material filters biological...

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Irema donates respirator masks to Ukraine

04 Mar 2022

Irema Facemate FFP2 masks bound for Ukraine Irema has donated 36,000 FFP2 masks to two groups helping the people of Ukraine. Each group will receive 18,000 masks (one pallet) of FFP2 masks. The first will be shipped on Saturday...

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How to put on an FFP2 face mask

02 Feb 2022

If you are wondering how to correctly put on an Irema Facemate FFP2 face mask, the HSE has created a step by step document using Irema’s Facemate mask. Click on the image below to visit the page on the...

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The Irema medical face mask guide

12 Nov 2021

This is the first in a series of face mask related blogs. Keep an eye out for future posts.   Medical face masks come in two forms – surgical and respirator. Surgical masks protect the people around the wearer...

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Introducing Facemate Anti-splash Type IIR with elasticated ear loops

30 Sep 2021

Facemate Anti-splash Type IIR surgical mask is a 3 ply mask with elasticated ear loops containing a splash resistant layer to protect the wearer against fluid splashes. Splash resistant layer against bodily fluids Bacterial Filtration Efficiency >98% Adjustable nose...

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Irema helps combat Wuhan Coronavirus

23 Jan 2020

Irema, Ireland’s only surgical and respirator mask manufacturer, is seeing echoes of 2003 and 2009 with the spread of the ‘Wuhan’ Coronavirus. The virus which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan in mid December 2019 has seen people...

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