Hygiene Management // Personal Protection
17.04.2020

Get the most out of wearing time

We are continuing to hear of supply bottlenecks for face masks and FFP2 masks. With the number of COVID-19 cases on the rise, the demand for respiratory masks will continue to grow in the future. One way to use face masks and FFP2 masks and yet still conserve resources is to make use of the maximum wearing time.

Maximize wearing time – Reduce respiratory mask use

According to experts, face masks can be used up to a maximum of 4 hours. Their protective effect remains intact during this period.

According to experts, FFP2 masks can be used for up to 8 hours. Their protective effect remains intact during this period.


Download PDF info diagram on wearing time of respiratory masks

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