Alpha Pro Tech to triple N-95 respirator mask production Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. As a complete result of this anticipated demand, we shall triple N-95 respirator mask creation starting in the beginning of the fourth quarter 2009, october 1 which begins, 2009 médicaments faits . September We shall start to ramp up production to that level in. We currently have backorders, but this increased capacity will fulfill these backorders. We have to then have excess capacity available for those who want masks for the upcoming flu period/swine flu period. We are increasing our manufacturing efforts to provide healthcare professionals with enough levels of N-95 respirator masks to handle the ongoing healthcare crisis, particularly as we are actually entering the primary flu season.