The Shelf Life Of Disposable Masks Is Very Important

Published:

2023-08-23


Disposable masks are mostly fiber, so they cannot be washed or recycled. Wearing disposable masks is beneficial to the health of the respiratory tract, but it must be used within the disposable mask shelf life, and the production date and shelf life of disposable masks should also be read when purchasing.

In addition, it is not advisable to use the same disposable mask for a long time, because its surface is easy to be stained with bacteria and viruses, which is not conducive to health.

Nowadays, there are many styles of anti-smog masks on the market, such as gauze, cotton, disposable...While picking up your eyes, have you really considered what kind of anti-smog masks are suitable for you? In this regard, it is important to wear masks. It is best to use medical masks to prevent diseases. Medical masks are also disposable, and it is necessary to pay attention to the shelf life of disposable masks.

For a wide range of anti-haze masks, I will first introduce the use of several anti-haze masks: cotton masks, which are commonly worn cartoon masks, have the advantage of being able to be washed repeatedly and keep warm, but the disadvantage is that the inner surface of the mask is in contact with the mouth and nose. There will be saliva left in the part of the mask, which will breed bacteria if it is not washed frequently, and the fibers of cotton masks are generally very thick, which cannot effectively filter small particles. The masks are printed with dyes. Long-term use is not good for health. Most of them have not passed the international safety certification. . N95 masks are mainly used to avoid infection; although surgical medical masks are not as effective as N95, they can prevent patients from spreading the virus to others.

"If it is to prevent infectious diseases and have an effective filtering and blocking effect, it is recommended to wear a medical mask." The blue disposable mask worn by medical staff in the hospital is a disposable medical mask for general surgery. It is divided into front and back. . You should put the dark side facing out, and the light side facing in close to your face. Disposable medical masks should be distinguished from the front and back, and they should not be mixed. After wearing the mask, do not touch the mask frequently with your hands or wear it for a long time. Wash your hands promptly after taking off the mask. Do not reuse disposable medical masks.

For people who are accustomed to hanging the mask straps on their ears and taking off the mask, it is recommended not to do so, because it is easy to breed bacteria, and it will be harmful to health after wearing it again and touching the mouth and nose. At the same time, disposable medical masks have an expiry date and must be used within the shelf life of the disposable mask.

Disposable masks are mostly fiber, which cannot be washed and recycled. How often should the disposable anti-smog mask be changed? Its use has a certain time limit, otherwise the surface will be stained with viruses and bacteria, which is not conducive to the health of the respiratory tract. It is recommended that the public must use disposable masks within the shelf life of disposable masks. According to the "Hygienic Standards for Disposable Hygiene Products", the product label should comply with the "Product Quality Law of the People's Republic of China", and the hygienic standards implemented and the production date and shelf life or production batch number and limited period of use should be marked on the product packaging. When buying, you must see the production date and disinfection date, etc., and go to a regular merchant to buy disposable items.