This study provides a 360-degree perspective on the 2011 North American market for respiratory protection. Specifically, the most significant trends, drivers, and restraints that impact each of the six main product markets (disposable respirators, non-disposable respirators, powered air-purifying respirators, self-contained breathing apparatus, escape respirators, and airline respirators) are identified and analyzed. This research service also provides a detailed snapshot of the market's competitive landscape and presents a forecast of revenue growth into 2016. Special focus is given to industrial applications, including construction, manufacturing, and mining, as well as safety applications such as fire protection and law enforcement.

Table Of Contents


Executive Summary 8
Market Overview -
•Definitions 14
•Segmentation 16
•Trends in Masks and Filters 19
•Role of Regulatory Agencies 20
•External Challenges: Drivers and Restraints 22
•Forecasts and Trends 31
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 34
•Revenue Forecast by Product Market 37
•Market Share and Competitive Analysis 41
•Megatrends and Industry Convergence Implications 46
Disposable Respirator Market -
•Market Engineering Measurements 52
•Overview 53
•Drivers and Restraints 55
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 56
•Technology and Industry Trends 59
•End-user Trends 60
•Competitive Environment 64
Non-disposable Respirator Market -
•Market Engineering Measurements 68
•Overview 69
•Drivers and Restraints 71
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 73
•Technology and Industry Trends 76-77
•End-user Trends 78
•Competitive Environment 83
Powered Air-purifying Respirator (PAPR) Market -
•Market Engineering Measurements 87
•Overview 88
•Drivers and Restraints 90
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 92
•Technology and Industry Trends 95-96
•End-user Trends 97
•Competitive Environment 101
Self-contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) Market -
•Market Engineering Measurements 105
•Overview 106
•Drivers and Restraints 110
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 111
•Technology and Industry Trends 114-115
•End-user Trends 116
•Competitive Environment 123
Escape Respirator Market -
•Market Engineering Measurements 127
•Overview 128
•Drivers and Restraints 129
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 131
•Technology Trends 134
•End-user Trends 135
•Competitive Environment 139
Airline Respirator Market -
•Market Engineering Measurements 143
•Overview 144
•Drivers and Restraints 145
•Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast 146
•Technology Trends 149
•End-user Trends 150
•Competitive Environment 154
The Last Word 156
Appendix 159

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