British Firm Develops Face Mask 99% Effective Against Covid-19

A British health firm has developed a mask that is 99 percent effective against Covid-19. Image: Pixabay

A British health firm has developed a face mask that is 99 percent effective against Covid-19.

Health & Hygiene Ltd, said their Protector Face masks are the “next leap forward in safety and protection”.

Protector Antimicrobial Face Mask showed 99.99 percent of viral inhibition for Coronavirus group and were not toxic to living cells.

“These facemasks are capable of inactivating viruses and kills bacteria & fungi upon contact, minimizing the chances of cross-contamination. In these times of coronavirus pandemic, it is very important to reduce the rate of viral transmission,” the company said in a statement.

“COVID-19 has changed the world. Nowadays, people are looking for additional protection for themselves and their families. Health & Hygiene realized need of the hour and achieved an additional milestone by authenticating the highest efficacy of technology against this deadly virus,” said Amir Younus, Executive Director of Health & Hygiene.

“We aim to provide high performance products with pioneering technologies for protection of billions of people. Traditional methods are not enough to provide round the clock protection. Protector facemasks not only filter like traditional facemasks but also inactivates the viruses that come in contact with its surface to avoid any cross-contamination and provide an extra level of protection to the users. It also kills bacteria, fungi and other microbes upon contact,” he added.

The antimicrobial facemasks were tested by the Institute of Biology, University of Campinas in Brazil.


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Deirdre Tynan is an award-winning journalist who enjoys bringing the best in news reporting to Spain’s largest English-language newspaper, Euro Weekly News. She has previously worked at The Mirror, Ireland on Sunday and for news agencies, media outlets and international organisations in America, Europe and Asia. A huge fan of British politics and newspapers, Deirdre is equally fascinated by the political scene in Madrid and Sevilla. She moved to Spain in 2018 and is based in Jaen.

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    • Herbert Lichtenwald

      07 June 2021 • 09:34

      Conversely, this means that the previous masks were useless
      and we will be forced to inhale new (more toxic?) chemicals

      thank Prince Charles for intending to reduce humanity

      Reply

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