KN95 protection masks are suitable for respiratory protection from harmful particles in the air. It can effectively filter 95% of particles in the air >0.3 microns.
KN95 masks cover from the bridge of the nose to underneath the chin, the shape of the KN95 mask creates a seal around the face to protect against droplets, dust, air pollutant, etc. KN95 masks are rated equivalently effective as the American N95 mask.
The US Food and Drug Administration changed its position on the sought-after type of respirator from China, the KN95, announcing that the agency will authorize the mask for use in healthcare settings if it meets certain criteria.
The move comes after conflicting government guidance that caused confusion over how these masks should be used and whether they could be imported into the US.
The masks were not listed in the initial FDA emergency use authorization because of “challenges in determining the authenticity” of the imports, said an agency spokesperson, who added that the FDA has already encountered fraudulent products identified as KN95s.
WHEN DO YOU HAVE TO USE THE KN95?
N95, KN95, and FFP2 respirators are commonly recommended by health authorities during pandemic or emergency situations.
With the rising cases of certain viruses such as Coronavirus, face masks can help with stopping the spread of germs through sneezes, coughs, and transferring fluids to other people, which is how the virus is commonly spread.
The KN95 Respirator Face Mask has been designed to stop 95% of particles greater than 0.3 microns in size and FFP2 Respirator Face Masks have the ability to protect against materials in concentrations of up to 12x OEL or 4x APF.
These disposable KN95 masks are used in sanitary situations, they are made of high-quality materials which are safe, soft and comfortable. It can also protect you from airborne particulates and pollution.
The elastic straps and adjustable nose clip is designed for different face shapes and sizes. You can find below the different characteristics of the KN95 Masks:
Anti droplet transmission