Bullard Introduces EVAHL Powered Air-Purifying Respirator
New PAPR is NIOSH approved and certified by CSA International for Hazardous Locations
SEPTEMBER 11, 2012 – CYNTHIANA, KY – EVAHL is the newest Powered Air-Purifying Respirator (PAPR) from Bullard offering users a PAPR that is HazLoc rated. Delivering the same features as EVA, the EVAHL is NIOSH approved and certified by CSA International for Hazardous Locations Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D T6; Class II, Division 2 Groups F, G; and Class III.
With a HazLoc rating, EVAHL can be used in multiple Hazardous Locations including environments where gases, vapors, dusts, fibers and flyings are or could be present. Equipped with an ergonomic single-filter design, dual speeds, two alarms, and a visual fuel gauge, the EVAHL offers cutting-edge technology in a compact, streamlined design for added customer comfort. Additional EVAHL features include:
- An Active Flow Technology system that automatically maintains constant air flow.
- A long-lasting 10,000-hour brushless motor that is designed for long-term reliable use, 10 times the life of most brush motors.
- A filter locking tab that notifies the user that the filter is properly in place.
- A contoured belt that forms to the wearer’s back for extra comfort.
EVAHL can be used with Bullard Tychem® 4000 hoods and loose-fitting facepieces. Bullard hoods, rated highest in the industry, provide superior protection with a 1,000 Assigned Protection Factor (APF) that is documented by an independent third party.
Founded in 1898, Bullard is a leading manufacturer of personal protective equipment and systems worldwide. Product lines include thermal imagers, firefighter and rescue helmets, respiratory protection devices, and hard hats. Bullard is headquartered in Cynthiana, Kentucky. For more information on Bullard products, contact us or call Bullard Customer Service at 877-BULLARD or visit www.bullard.com.