3M E.A.R Reusable Yellow Band Ear Plugs, 23dB, 1 Pairs

  • RS Stock No. 562-479
  • Mfr. Part No. EC-01-000E
  • Manufacturer 3M E.A.R
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): PL
Product Details

3M™ E-A-R™ E-A-RCaps™ Headband, 23 dB, EC-01-000

The 3M™ E-A-R™ E-A-RCaps™ earplugs feature a pre-moulded shaped earplugs. They are designed to fit most ear canals and offer substantial ear protection. The soft round earplugs are very practical and comfortable allowing for a variety of wearing positions. The pre-moulded earplugs simply push into the ear canal for clean and the high attenuation earplugs are ideal for various applications up too 23 dB.

Comfort and Ease

The EC-01-000 are made from smooth polyurethane pods, which don't insert deep into the ear canal, which won't irritate the auditory canal. The yellow neon colour and when coupled with the bright blue headband allows the user to locate them when working or when someone is using earplugs. The headband allows you to wear the earplugs in many positions without compromising other forms of personal protective equipment.

Protecting against noise

The 3M ear pods have a smooth, dirt repellent pods for greater hygiene, longer life and a comfortable fit. They provide excellent noise protection value of 23 dB.

Features and Benefits

Foam ear pods for the E-A-RCaps™ Banded Earplugs Easy to remove and replace the pods on your banded earplugs
Replacement pods are an easy way to improve hygiene and comfort
Optimum attenuation for many application
Easy to wash and clean
Pods can be easily replaced


Earplugs are essential PPE wherever consistent loud noise is an issue in the work place. Many work environments can lead to long term noise-induced hearing damage and even hearing loss, and appropriate ear protection is the safest way to guard against this. As such, health and safety requirements often advise earplugs or ear defenders for the following applications;

• Manufacturing Environments
• Construction
• Stage and Theatre

Can these earplugs be washed and/or reused?

These earplugs can be washed and reused, this can be done with lukewarm water and soap or a disinfecting spray. Ensure the earplugs are dry before using.

What is the lifespan of reusable earplugs?

The lifespan of reusable earplugs will depend on the frequency of use and regular cleaning. Based on daily use we recommend replacing the earplugs after about 3 to 4 months.



Attribute Value
Reusable/Disposable Disposable
Single Number Rating SNR 23dB
Attachment Style Band
Standards Met CE
Material Polyurethane
Number of Pairs per Package 1
Colour Yellow
Metal Detectable No
8 Within 1 working day(s) (IE stock)
637 Within 2 working day(s) (EU stock)
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