Important information on the swine flu pandemic
The following information was released by moldex a leading manufacturer of face masks
When in direct contact with infected persons or animals we recommend a p3 mask.
If there is no indication of an infection, wearing a p2 mask as a pre-caution is advisable.
Medical or hygenic masks cannot be recommended as they offer only minimal protection. respiratory protection can reduce the danger of infection by viruses but cannot completely prevent it. when wearing a mask it is imperative for the efficency to make sure the mask fits the face properly. biologically active hazards can enter the body by way of skin or eyes so that other measures of protection may be necessary.