Choose the right gas mask

Discover the extensive range at Wijngaarden VeiligGoed

On this page, you will read about the different types of gas masks, buying a gas mask and using a half-mask. 

At Wijngaarden VeiligGoed, we strive to provide you with high-quality safety products that protect you in potentially dangerous environments.

Gas masks: your protection against hazardous gases

Gas masks are crucial personal protective equipment designed to protect the user from hazardous gases, fumes, dust particles and other harmful substances in the air.

They are widely used in various industries, such as the chemical industry, construction, the oil and gas sector, and in emergency situations where toxic substances may be present in the air.

A good gas mask can save your life by providing you with clean and safe air to breathe.

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Buying a gas mask: What should you look out for?

When buying a gas mask, it is important to consider several factors to ensure you make the right choice for your specific needs. Here are some important considerations you should make:

  • Type of gas mask
  • Filter capacity
  • Fit and comfort
  • Quality and certification
  • Maintenance and replacement

Type of gas mask

There are different types of gas masks available, such as full-face masks and half-face masks. The type you choose depends on the degree of protection you need and the nature of the hazardous substances you are exposed to.

Full-face masks provide full protection for your face and eyes, while half-face masks only cover the mouth and nose.

Filter capacity

Different filters are suitable for different types of gases and particles. Make sure the gas mask you choose is equipped with filters specifically designed for the substances you will be exposed to. Our consultants know exactly which filter you need based on the working conditions in which the gas mask will be used.

Fit and comfort

A well-fitting gas mask is essential for effective protection. It is also important that the mask fits your face well and that there are no leakage is. Comfort is also important, especially if you wear the mask for an extended period of time.

Quality and certification

Always buy a gas mask from a reliable supplier, such as Wijngaarden VeiligGoed, to ensure you receive a high-quality and certified product. 

Our gas masks comply with strict standards and certifications, such as the European standard EN 136 for full-face masks and EN 140 for half-face masks. These certifications guarantee that the gas mask has been tested and approved for safe use.

Maintenance and replacement

It is important to regularly update the maintenance of your gas mask according to the manufacturer's instructions. This includes replacing filters and other parts according to the recommended schedules. Failure to replace filters on time can reduce the protective performance of the gas mask.

Half-mask: comfortable protection for respiratory needs

A half-face mask is a popular alternative to full-face masks in situations where less hazardous substances are present in the air of when a full face mask is not needed.

The half-mask covers the mouth and nose and offers a comfortable fit for long-term use. It is ideal for tasks such as painting, sanding, welding and other applications involving dust, fumes or solvents.

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Why choose Wijngaarden VeiligGoed?

Wijngaarden VeiligGoed is happy to be your trusted partner when it comes to buying gas masks and other safety equipment. Some of the reasons why our customers appreciate us:

  • Wide range: We offer a wide range gas masks from renowned brands that meet the highest quality standards.
  • Expert advice: Our experienced advisers are always ready to help you choose the right gas mask to suit your specific situation and requirements.
  • Quality and certification: At Wijngaarden VeiligGoed, you can be confident that all our gas masks are of high quality and comply with current safety standards and certifications.
  • Service and support: We are committed to excellent customer service and offer you support throughout the entire process, from purchase to aftercare. If you have any questions and need help with the maintenance or replacement of your gas mask, our advisers will be happy to assist you.
  • Fast delivery: We understand that your security cannot be delayed. Therefore, we strive to process and deliver your order as soon as possible. At Wijngaarden VeiligGoed, you can count on efficient and reliable delivery. You can read more about it on this page.
  • Training and education: Our consultants can train you and your staff on the correct use of gas masks and other safety equipment to ensure you are optimally protected while working

Want to know more about Wijngaarden VeiligGoed's gas mask options? Please contact us or visit the page 'catalogue' to view our product range.

Not a customer yet? You can consult our advisers and place your order via +31 184 43 44 55 or You can also use the contact form on the contact page fill in. Already a customer? Then you can use the PRO-account.

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