I have seen different filters with different colour bands on them, what does that mean?


Last Update 4 years ago

Each colour signifies a different gas/vapour or dust that the filter is designed to filter out. 

The table below taken from the UK Health and Safety Executives publication HSG53 shows the different colours and what they mean.

See table:

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