The most versatile mask available, providing excellent filtration against most types of pollution a cyclist is likely to encounter.
The filter is replaceable, and is designed to be effective for at least 1 month in normal daily use.
The two Techno valves allow easier exhalation, which is particularly important as they release heat, water vapor and Carbon Dioxide.
In 2005, it was estimated that approximately 1,000 accelerated deaths and 1,000 extra respiratory hospital admissions occurred in London as a result of PM10 air pollution. In truth, Londoners only have to see what lorries and busses are kicking out to be sold into the concept of protecting their health. Masks provide the only way to block out lung irritants and other pollutants, many of which are carcinogens. So what can an anti-pollution mask do to help? Masks help prevent lung irritation and cancer. Many different pollutants - when mixed together - can cause irritation to respiratory systems. Wearing a mask helps to prevent cancer as there are known carcinogenic agents such as pyrene and benzene present in gas; gasoline fumes. There are also less weighty reasons for wearing a mask. The masks are an awareness statement to the other road users in cleaning up the environment.
Respro product designer Harry Cole had "in your face" experience of exhaust fumes and city smog as a London cycle courier and this is still a significant and growing problem. In 1990, Respro launched the City mask, the first cyclists pollution mask and it is still in demand today. Over the last decade, awareness of air pollution has grown and now cyclists can choose from a wider range of styles and filters to accomodate more individual needs. Respro masks are supplied with replaceable filters and exhalation valves to keep the inside of the mask well ventilated.
|Height||cm||152 - 164cm||158 - 181cm||158 - 190cm||165 - 190cm|
|ft||4′ 12″ - 5′ 5″||5′ 2″ - 5′ 11″||5′ 2″ - 6′ 3″||5′ 5″ - 6′ 3″|
|Weight||kg||35 - 69kg||45 - 70kg||45 - 102kg||70 - 102kg|
|st||5st 7lb - 10st 12lb||7st 1lb - 11st 0lb||7st 1lb - 16st 1lb||11st 0lb - 16st 1lb|
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