13 December 2021

Honeywell - Air Purifying Respirator (APR) Combination cartridges for half face and full face respirators

The Hazard!

Possible exposure to potentially harmful particulates.

Honeywell has determined that some of these cartridges do not meet Honeywell’s high quality standards and also may not meet applicable regulatory standards.

The issue means some end users may not be afforded the expected and required level of protection from the cartridges and thus could be exposed to potentially harmful particulates. Honeywell is not aware of any safety incidents related these previously produced cartridges.

What to do...

STOP USE IMMEDIATELY

To determine if your specific product is impacted, please visit https://sps.honeywell.com/gb/en/notifications/safety/stopusecombinationcartridge

Honeywell will replace any cartridges impacted by this notice. Consumers can return the product to the place of purchase or to Honeywell for a replacement.

For any questions or more information contact Honeywell via phone: 09 953 4800 or email: minh.trang@honeywell.com

Product Identifiers

Affected filters were supplied via NZ Safety Blackwoods in New Zealand.

Dual gas and particulate respirator combination cartridges.
The Cartridges which are used in conjunction with half face and full face respirators to protect against many hazardous gases, vapours and particulates.

The two affected filters and relevant model numbers

  • A2P3 combined filter - N06575001A2P3
  • A1B1E1K1P3 Combined filter - N06575089L

Supplier Contact

Honeywell Ltd NZ

09 953 4800

minh.trang@honeywell.com

Responsible Agency

MBIE