FFP2 Medical Mask (non-sterile)

180.00

Brand: SafeSecure

Specifications: head-band self-fitting type respirator; 5 pcs per box; with European standard EN 149:2001 FFP2; equivalent to N95 filtration rate

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Description

Interest in N95 masks is surging. With more transmissible Covid-19 coronavirus variants circulating in dozens of countries, some people are feeling the need for extra protection during the pandemic. But what extra protection do they provide compared to cloth masks and, crucially, should you buy one? Here’s what you need to know.

What are N95 and FFP2 face masks?
N95 and FFP2 are similar kinds of respiratory masks. These masks supposedly protect both the wearer and people around them. The World Health Organisation cites studies which show the filtration systems of FFP2 and N95 masks are 94 and 95 per cent effective respectively. Their enhanced effectiveness has led to countries such as Austria and Germany making them a requirement on public transport. FFP3 masks are the most effective, followed by FFP2/N95, then surgical masks and, finally, cloth masks clomifen kaufen.

Additional information

Weight 0.3 kg