The reusable hygienic mask is recommended for the daily use of healthy people, are a complement to the physical distancing and hygiene measures recommended by the Ministry of Health in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. Order SND / 422/2020 The purpose of this order is to regulate the mandatory use of a mask, preferably hygienic masks.
Hygienic masks that meet specifications and approval UNE 0065: 2020 they serve the general population and offer protection for myself and others.

For the mask to be effective it must be used correctly as indicated below. The use and removal of children's hygienic masks must be supervised by an adult.

Fitting the mask.

It is recommended to respect the following steps:

  • Wash your hands with soap and water or rub them with a hydroalcoholic solution before handling the mask.
  • Identify the top of the mask.
  • Position the mask on the face, at the level of the nose. If a nose clip is available, adjust it to the nose.
  • Hold the mask from the outside and hold the headgear behind it or on both sides of the ears, without crossing them.
  • Lower the bottom of the mask to the chin.
  • Pinch the nose clip with both hands to adjust it to the nose.
  • Verify that the mask is positioned correctly. For this, it is necessary to verify the sealing and the absence of respiratory discomfort.
  • Once adjusted, do not touch the mask with your hands. If the user needs to touch the mask, they should previously wash their hands with soap and water or rub them with a hydroalcoholic solution.

Removing the mask.

To avoid contamination when removing a mask, the following steps should be followed:

  • Take off protective gloves.
  • Wash your hands with soap and water or rub them with a hydroalcoholic solution.
  • Remove the mask without touching the front of the mask.
  • If the mask is to be reused, see the section “Washing and drying the mask”, and if it is to be disposed of definitively, see the section “Disposal of the mask”.
  • Wash your hands with soap and water or rub them with a hydroalcoholic solution.

Washing and drying the mask.

To guarantee the correct operation of the mask, washing and drying must be in accordance with the following recommendations:

  1. - A complete washing cycle must be carried out (moisten, wash, rinse) with the usual detergent, at a washing temperature of 60º.
  2. - Products that can degrade or damage materials and that diminish their protective capacity must not be used.
  3. - It is recommended that the mask dry completely within 2 hours after washing.
  4. - It should not be dried or sanitized with a microwave oven.
  5. - Both during drying and in the subsequent storage of the mask, environments in which the mask may become contaminated should be avoided.

After each wash cycle, a visual inspection should be performed (with protective gloves or washed hands). If any damage to the mask is detected (minor adjustment, deformation, wear, etc.) the mask should be discarded.

We recommend doing a wash cycle after 48 hours of normal use *.

This mreusable sanitary napkin is guaranteed for a use of 10 washing cycles at 60º according to report 2020TM2481AITEX according to CWA 17553: 2020 specifications, after of the cycles its effectiveness is:

  • Filtration efficiency (BFE): 90.12%, Level 90%.
  • Breathability: 13 Pa / cm.

This mreusable sanitary napkin is guaranteed for a use of 50 washing cycles at 60º according to report 20-005246by AMS-LAB according to CWA 17553: 2020 specifications, after of the cycles its effectiveness is:

  • Filtration efficiency (BFE): 80.54%, Level 70%.
  • Breathability .: 10.16 Pa / cm.

 

* Normal use is understood not to be in contact with anyone infected with COVID-19.

Not.

There are no conclusive data on the effectiveness of sanitation through this method. Therefore, it should not be used in any case. Also, it can include a metallic strip for nasal adjustment and it would be dangerous to put it in the microwave.

For comfort and hygiene reasons, it is usually recommended not to wear the mask for more than 4 hours in a row and for a total of 8 hours a day.
In no case is it advisable to do so. This will not increase its durability or effectiveness.
The use of hygienic masks of adult size is not recommended for children under 12 years of age.
If it is not adjusted correctly, it will not be as effective as it should be. It is important that it fits well to the nose and covers the chin.


The reference to the standard UNE 0065: 2020 ensures compliance with a quality standard.