N95 Activated Charcoal Filter Face Mask Reusable – Type 2 Neoprene x 10 Piece


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N95 Activated Charcoal Filter Face Mask Reusable – Type 2 Neoprene x 10 Piece

Some Surgical masks are highly ineffective due to the materials they are made out of and their design.  Almost anything can get through a surgical mask and often the side of the face is exposed.  Any exposed area around the mouth and nose gives viruses ample opportunity to enter the body.

The professional face mask on the other hand is packed with a lot of useful features:

The magic is its  filter.  Nothing gets past the activated carbon filter that works as a super barrier between you and the viruses.

Every breath you take is filtered through multiple layers of filters, providing you the cleanest air possible. It is made with comfortable Nylon Mesh and fits snugly around your mouth, ensuring that no air gets in on the sides. it seals so you can breath clean air without leakage, the valves open as you exhale, to let out air and close as you inhale to prevent inhalation of unwanted airborne particles. Fresh air is inhaled through the carbon filters, which purify inhaled air.

  • It can be washed many times and the carbon filters are replaceable.
  • It is shaped to fir faces of all sizes and can be used by young and old.
  • The mask filters the following particles in the air you breathe:
  • Bacteria, viruses and other germs
  • Pollen and other allergens
  • Bush fire smoke and cigarettes

 

Key Features:

  • Lightweight, soft and comfortable materials used in its construction
  • Quick-drying and breathable
  • It’s design prevent the mask from falling off
  • Prevents respiratory ailments and virus infection by ensuring that you do not breathe inn harmful particles and bacteria.
  • 5 layer Activated carbon filter

Description:

1. With exhalation valve, allowing smooth breathing, reducing heat and moisture accumulation.

2. Electrostatic filter material, effectively protect the mask of PM2.5.

Specifications:

Color: black

Material:Neoprene

Type: With air valve

Package Included:

10 *  mask with air valve

10* Activated carbon filter

How to care for your mask:

Wash daily or as often as required.  Wash with sanitizer or soap and water.  Replace the Carbon filters as often as required.

Allow to dry.  The Carbon filters can be cleaned by spraying disinfectant on the surface.

Carbon filters should be replaced regularly. At the very least every 30 days.

***Indemnity:

  • Use mask at own risk, incorrect use and care of mask may result in exposure to contaminants and viruses.
  • Auto-DNA will not take any responsibility for any person becoming infected by any virus, bacteria or other, as we have no control over your actions or the way in which you use or care for the mask.

Info and study done on masks:

Can Masks Capture Coronavirus Particles?

Can homemade DIY and surgical masks protect against the coronavirus

With the outbreak of the coronavirus in China, millions of people have to become mask experts overnight. Yet masks are complicated. Which masks can protect me from viruses? Do surgical masks capture coronavirus particles? Do I have to use an N95 mask to protect me from the flu?

Fortunately, scientists have already accumulated hard data on air pollution masks that can answer these questions.

How Big Are Coronavirus Particles?

First things first: we need to know how big the coronavirus is. Scientists have already used electron microscopes to measure how big the corona virus is. Coronavirus particles (fancy scientific name “virions”) are spheres with diameters of approximately 0.125 microns (125 nm). The smallest particles are 0.06 microns, and the largest are 0.14 microns.

Coronavirus virus particle size

This means coronavirus particles are smaller than the PM2.5 cutoff, but bigger than some dust particles and gases.

Size of coronavirus particle pm2.5 and bacteria

Now that we know how big the particles are, do masks capture coronavirus particles? Let’s break this down into two simpler questions.

1. Can masks capture coronavirus particles?

The skeptic case:

Amid the outbreak, some people have said: The coronavirus (and other viruses for that matter) is tiny, and masks are so thin. They can’t possibly get tiny coronavirus particles. Business Insider used this logic in their article whose title claimed masks “probably won’t protect you.”

Coronavirus & Mask Livestream

Wondering whether masks work to protect you against the coronavirus? Check out our livestream recap covering all the info here!

The scientific test:

Researchers from the University of Edinburgh tested different common masks by running a diesel generator (to mimic car exhaust) and piping the exhaust through the masks. They used a particle counter to see how many particles made it through the mask. Here’s my super scientific rendering of the setup:

One important detail: the particle counter they used measured particles as small as 0.007 microns. That’s over 10 times smaller than the coronavirus particle diameter. We’re talking about truly tiny particles here!

They tested a whole range of masks, and here’s what they found:

3M industrial filters were able to capture over 95% of particles down to 0.007 micron. Given that news outlets have claimed surgical masks can’t capture nanoparticles, it’s particularly surprising that the surgical mask was able to capture 80% of the tiny particles.

OK, but that was car exhaust. Maybe there’s something different about virus particles? In another study, researchers shot actual virus particles at N95 masks. The masks captured over 95% of virus particles.

N95 Masks Capture Virus Particles

Even poorly performing masks captured over 90% of viruses. The researchers chose two N95 masks that scored poorly in an earlier study, yet even these poor-performers still blocked 94% of particles under the heaviest air flow rate.

N95 Masks Capture Virus Particles

Conclusion: Masks – including surgical masks and N95 masks – can capture viruses and even particles over 10 times smaller.

2. “OK, they can capture particles even smaller than the coronavirus, but when you wear them, all the air just leaks in the side.” 

The skeptic case: 

Mask works in theory, but those tests aren’t on real faces! When you actually wear them, you can’t get a good enough fit, so they’re basically useless.

The scientific test:

To answer this question, you need a really expensive fit-test machine. Fortunately, we were able to get our hands on one machine to test a range of masks.

Pollution masks N95 fit test TSI 3M

The blue tube is sampling air outside the mask, while the white tube is sampling air from inside it (more details onthe mask fit-test methods).

Smart Air co-founder Anna Guo and Beijing-based Dr. Richard Saint Cyr also did fit tests, so I combined all of our data. Here’s how well the masks worked on our faces:

 

Pollution masks respirator fit test data haze

View the full test data »

Several 3M masks were able to capture over 99% of tiny 0.01 micron particles (10 times smaller than the coronavirus), even while on people’s face. What’s more, surgical masks were surprisingly effective, capturing 63% of the tiny virus-sized particles.

Read more: the health benefits of wearing masks »

Can Masks Protect Us from the Coronavirus?

Bottom line: Masks can filter particles as small as 0.007 microns – 10 times smaller than viruses, and much, much smaller than PM2.5. What’s more, they work surprisingly well, even while people are wearing them. Surgical masks are perform less well cheap but are cheaper and more readily available.

How long do pm2 5 filters last?
48 – 72 hours
Questions:
How long does the JKJK PM25 Mask last for? The mask can be hand washed with Soap and hot water, the filter can be replaced. The filter can be used for 48 – 72 hours on average depending on the level of pollution it is used in.

Things You Need to Know About PM2.5

Although mostly invisible to the naked eye, the air we breathe is full of tiny particles of; chemicals, soil, smoke, dust or allergens, in the form of liquids, gases or solids. When we burn fossil fuels for energy use and production. The release of gases and chemicals are creates air pollution, posing a risk to human health and the planet as a whole. These minuscule airborne hazards are referred to as particulate matter, or PM.

Where does PM come from?

The amount of particulate matter in the air at any given time depends on the environment you find yourself in. These particles are released from a variety of sources both indoors and outdoors. When inside, PM levels are typically the same or lower than outside. 

Here are a few things that increase the levels of particulate matter floating around an indoor space: 

  • smoking
  • cooking
  • burning candles or fires
  • using kerosene heaters
  • diffusing essential oils
  • cleaning using common chemical products 
  • opening doors and windows to outdoor polluted environments
  • using hairsprays, aerosol room freshers or deodorants 

Although there are hundreds of sources of outdoor air pollutants, the main contributors that increase the levels of particulate matter outdoors are:

  • vehicles
  • power generators
  • industrial and agricultural emissions
  • residential heating and cooking
  • the manufacture and distribution of chemicals
  • forrest fires

Why is it called 2.5?

The 2.5 in PM2.5 refers to the size of the pollutant in micrometers. Bear with us here while it gets a bit mathematics-y! Micrometers have this symbol: µm and are equivalent to 0.001 millimeters. The smallest thing that the average human eye can perceive is about 0.1 millimeters, which is around the same width as a human hair. So in order for us to see something as incredibly small as a micrometer, we need to use powerful microscopes. Here’s a diagram from the Environmental Protection Agency to help you visualize the scale of these tiny particles.

PM2.5

While it is obvious that breathing in any particles in the air is going to aggravate your airways, experts are particularly worried about the extremely small particles such as PM2.5 as they not only penetrate deep into our lungs but are also so minute that they can even pass into our bloodstream.

What are the negative effects of exposure to PM2.5?

Depending on how healthy you are in general, PM2.5 will have different long and short term negative health effects. When exposed to levels of PM2.5 between to moderate – hazardous range, one may experience the following effects:

  • shortness of breath
  • eye, nose and throat irritation
  • excessive coughing and wheezing
  • diminished lung function and lung disease
  • diminished heart function, sometimes resulting in heart attack
  • asthma attacks
  • death