What are the precautions for cleaning disposable masks?

- May 11, 2019-

Disposable masks in daily life are everyday items that we often touch. After use, disposable masks need to be cleaned. However, when cleaning disposable masks, what issues should be paid attention to? Just to give a simple introduction to the majority of users, I hope to help everyone.

After the disposable mask is used, the outer layer accumulates a lot of dust, bacteria and other dirt in the outside air. When used, the outer layer and the inner layer cannot be used interchangeably. Otherwise, contaminants will be inhaled into the body. Do not sneak into the pocket or hang it around your neck.

When using the disposable mask, it is necessary to prepare as many masks as possible. It can be replaced. It is usually changed once a day. When cleaning, it should be boiled for 5 minutes with boiling water, so that it can be better sterilized. effect.

The specific cleaning method is: first gently lick the gauze mask with warm water and soap. The bowl-shaped mask can be gently brushed with a soft brush and detergent, then washed with water. Please note that you should never use force, because if the latitude and longitude gap of the gauze is too large, the effect of anti-stopping droplets will be lost.

Disinfection after cleaning: Place the cleaned mask in a 2% peracetic acid solution for 30 minutes or boil for 20 minutes in boiling water or steam in a steamer for 15 minutes, then allow to dry. This method is suitable for gauze masks and bowl masks.