What are the maintenance of the face mask of SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus)?

Maintenance on facemask:

The mask must be cleaned after every use. Do not use any organic solvents such as acetone, alcohol etc.Clean the mask with a cloth and lukewarm water mixed with all-purpose detergent. Rinse thoroughly under running water.


Disinfect mask after every use. Place mask in disinfectant bath. Only use approved disinfectants. Excessive disinfectant concentrations and over-long disinfecting times can damage the mask. Rinse thoroughly under running water.


Leave to dry in air. Maximum temperature 60°C. Keep out of direct sunlight.


The mask must be tested every time it has been used, repaired or serviced as per manufacturers instructions.