COVID-19 NATIONAL EMERGENCY ACTION: BMT has shifted production to maximize national availability of BMT VirusGuard NanoScreen filtration products for makers of personal protective safety masks and heavy-duty Safety Barrier Curtain products for indoor workspaces & field operations. LEARN MORE.

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BMT VirusGuard NanoScreen™ Filtration

BMT VirusGuard PPE Mask Filtration Fabrics & Safety Barrier Screen
Engineered with BMT NanoScreen™ Technology

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BMT NanoScreen™ PPE filtration products defend & mitigate against a wide range of airborne droplets that can carry many viruses including COVID-19.

BMT VirusGuard Standard Grade PPE filtration fabrics are ASTM tested and engineered to deliver safety with high filtration efficiency and advanced breathability for comfortable all-day use for people on the move. Engineered with a patented NanoScreen™ technology filtration core to defend against respiratory airborne droplets defined as high risk in the range of 5,000-10,000 nanometers by the World Health Organization (WHO) and Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC).

Our BMT Type 9004 Advanced Grade NanoScreen™ is ASTM F2100 pending to deliver outstanding VFE Viral Filtration Efficiency with an advanced breathability feature for maximum comfort for all-day use by health care & emergency services professionals. Viral Filtration Efficiency (VFE) testing is conducted in compliance with ASTM F2100 and is executed under Standard Test Protocol STP0007 Rev 16. Testing is performed in compliance with US FDA good manufacturing practice (GMP) regulations 21 CFR Parts 210, 211, and 820. The BMT VirusGuard Type 9004 Advanced Grade is engineered to be our highest performing Viral Filtration Efficiency PPE mask fabric to offer the most rigid compliance standards.

Superior Filtration Properties
ASTM F2100 Tested Viral & Bacterial Filtration Efficiency of <= 90% With Outstanding NanoScreen™ Breathability Performance


Type 9002 5-Layer Flex-Fabric Construction
Made with Type 9001 3-Layer NanoScreen™ Functional Core at Center

BMT VirusGuard Reusable Mask Fabric on Rolls

  • High strength washable PPE mask filtration fabric constructions that deliver superior durability and maximum usable life while reducing risk of infection
  • Engineered with BMT NanoScreen™ Technology
  • Packed on rolls for production of finished REUSABLE & WASHABLE PPE safety masks
  • Standard Grade constructions for general use home & lifestyle / office workplace / industrial workplace / aviation / transportation & maritime
  • Excellent breathability designed for all-day use delivering active work and lifestyle functional performance
  • NanoScreen™ Advanced Grade ASTM F2100 pending to deliver outstanding VFE Viral Filtration Efficiency with an advanced breathability feature for maximum comfort for all-day use for hospital / healthcare / nursing home / emergency medical / academic & educational / government / military / law enforcement & correctional
  • Suitable for sonic welding / heat molding and print sublimation up to 250 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Designed for PPE masks that are hand-washable with soap & water / durable & reusable. Suitable for extended use with proper care
  • Reduces employee & family dependence on non-sustainable / single use / disposable masks and emergency fabric masks that may lack satisfactory protective filtration performance
  • A more sustainable and practical functional filtration PPE mask fabric solution / more cost-effective / helps to reduce landfill waste associated with single-use disposable nonwovens fabric masks
  • Available in white, black or any white-black exterior and interior fabric face combination
  • For recommended authorized BMT NanoScreen™ PPE safety product manufacturers or for DoD / VA / FEMA programs, please inquire by filling out the form below

Sample BMT VirusGuard Reusable Masks & Filter Inserts
Masks Made with 5-Layer Type 9002 NanoMask Fabric
Filter Inserts Made with 3-Layer Type 9001 NanoScreen™ Fabric
NanoScreen™ Functional Core Technology Inside

BMT VirusGuard Safety Barrier Screen on Rolls

  • ASTM tested with outstanding viral & bacterial filtration efficiency with excellent air flow & circulation
  • See-through / talk through safety barrier screen on rolls engineered to help block droplets carrying a range of viruses including COVID-19
  • Engineered with BMT NanoScreen™ filtration core to defend against respiratory airborne droplets defined as high risk in the range of 5,000-10,000 nanometers by the CDC & WHO
  • Pleasant, neutral appearance / looks like window screen
  • For use in a wide range of indoor and outdoor framed or hanging barrier screens to defend against the spread of airborne viruses across open workspaces, employees & customers
  • Packed on rolls in individual cartons
  • Ready for direct shipment to field operations for on-site cut / tape / hang to mitigate spread of COVID-19 virus across critical personnel working in proximity
  • Medical facility curtains
  • Grade 4 expedited medical facility construction
  • Mobile hospital unit segregation curtains
  • Safe-zone passage curtains / Drop curtains
  • Pipe & drape divider barriers
  • Commercial & residential safety barrier curtains
  • Nursing home & hospital doorway barrier curtains
  • Mortuary affairs segregation curtains

ORDER LEAD TIME:  14-day express delivery from PO date to any commercial client or DoD designated vendor mask or barrier screen production site or to any field operation unit that requires Safety Barrier Curtain Screen on rolls

VENDOR DATA:   BMT Fibers / 950 Third Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10022, United States of America
TAX ID # = 13-496-8837
DUNS # = 01-191-1716
BMT is an American company established in 1922 and a leader in the USA & global technical textile fibers market.

RESTRICTIONS:  BMT does not manufacture finished masks or safety barrier screen. For recommended authorized BMT NanoScreen™ PPE safety product manufacturers or for DoD / VA / FEMA programs, please inquire by filling out the form below.

CERTIFICATION:  We certify that BMT pricing is being held at our 2019 pre-COVID-19 USA national market pricing for the same or similar BMT products. BMT will not tolerate abusive pricing at times of national emergency. Subject to changes in raw materials costs and ocean / land / air freight market movements.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION:   Please refer to the attached BMT TECHNICAL BULLETIN.

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Inquire about BMT VirusGuard NanoScreen™ Products
For recommended authorized BMT NanoScreen™ PPE safety product manufacturers or for DoD / VA / FEMA programs, please inquire by filling out the form below.

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