3M 1100 Ear plugs

Features and Benefits

Brightly coloured earplugs are preferred by most workers and easy to spot in compliance checks High attenuation earplugs are ideal for many different noisy applications
The tapered design fits comfortably into ear canals
Smooth textured earplugs for in-ear comfort
Advanced foam formulation for all-day wearability.

DESCRIPTION

From 3M, these high quality disposable earplugs are a fast and effective solution to hearing protection in the workplace. They provide a low pressure seal and are palced inside the ear canal creating a comfortable and secure fit. The bright neon colour allows the user to locate them when working or notice when someone is using earplugs, and may have advantages in food preparation areas where quality control is essential.

Economic and easy to use, these disposable earplugs are offer excellent noise reduction even in heavy-duty noise environments.

Features & Benefits:

• Soft disposable earplugs produced in polyurethane for extra comfort • Tapered shape adjusts to most ear canals
• Produced in hypoallergenic material
• Brightly coloured for high visibility and spot safety checks

Applications:

Earplugs are essential PPE wherever consistent loud noise is an issue in the workplace. Many work environments can lead to long term noise-induced hearing damage and even hearing loss, and appropriate ear protection is the safest way to guard against this. As such, health and safety requirements often advise earplugs or ear defenders for the following applications; • Automotive
• Aircraft
• Woodworking
• Printing
• Construction
• Textile
• Manufacturing

Do earplugs come in different sizes?

There is no standard size for earplugs and most are one size fits all. However, some manufacturers have small, medium and large.

Can these earplugs be washed and/or reused?

These soft foam earplugs are not able to be washed and reused and should be discarded after use. Over long periods of use, it may be advisable to change the earplugs for clean ones more than once.

Standards

Tested to EN352-2:2002 and CE marked

3M™ Earplugs, 37 dB, Uncorded, 1100

The 3M™ 1100 earplugs have a proven pre-moulded shape that is designed to fit most ear canals and offer substantial ear protection. The soft, hyperallergic polymer foam ensure low pressure in the ear canal and provides maximum comfort. The pre-moulded earplugs simply push into the ear canal for clean and the high attenuation earplugs are ideal for various applications.

Comfort and Ease

The 1100 are made from a slow expanding polyurethane foam, which helps with providing low pressure inside the ear canal, therefore, creating comfort and wearability. The orange neon colour allows the user to locate them when working or when someone is using earplugs. The carrying cord allows you to carry the earplugs around your neck if you need to remove them for a break etc. They just connect to the stem of the earplug.

Resealable pouch

Supplied with a resealable pouch as the last thing you want is getting the earplugs dirty when they’re not in use. It will keep the earplugs clean and extend the lifespan

Protecting against noise

The 1100 earplugs have a smooth, dirt repellent finish for greater hygiene, longer life and a comfortable fit. They provide excellent noise protection value of 29 dB. Suitable for all frequencies, but a particular focus on low-level frequencies.

Features and Benefits

Brightly coloured earplugs are preferred by most workers and easy to spot in compliance checks High attenuation earplugs are ideal for many different noisy applications
The tapered design fits comfortably into ear canals
Smooth textured earplugs for in-ear comfort
Advanced foam formulation for all-day wearability

FAQ’s

Do earplugs come in different sizes?

There is no standard size for earplugs and most are one size fits all. However, some manufacturers have small, medium and large.

Can these earplugs be washed and/or reused?

Soft foam earplugs must be discarded once they are dirty. Disposable foam earplugs may not be washed or cleaned. Depending on the working environment and the employee’s ear hygiene, these foam earplugs may need to be replaced at the end of the day or possibly a couple of times a day.

Standards

EN352-2

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