NIOSH approved for protection against CN and CS tear gas.
Is effective against, but does not have approval for OC tear gas.
Is effective against biological and chemical warfare agents.
Phalanx Alpha Gas Mask has dual-canister mount and allows weapon
firing from either shoulder.
Phalanx Beta uses demand-style Hycar Ultravue Facepiece.
Standard speaking diaphragm for clear,close- range communication.
Principle(s) of Operation
Approvals and Standards
The gas mask has NIOSH approval (No. TC-14G-0236) for protection against
chloroacetophenone (CN), chlorobenzylidene (CS), P100 particulate
efficiency level, and particulates.