Hygiene and Masks

How to prepare your home, keep yourself safe, and make a mask


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Preparing Your Home

Guide to home and office cleaning during the Coronavirus outbreak

πŸ”—contagion reduction workbook for multi-person residences
Sanitization procedures and quarantine planning tool

πŸ”—How to enter to your residence safely with groceries and other items
Sanitization procedures

πŸŒπŸ”—https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/cleaning-and-hygiene-tips-help-keep-coronavirus-covid-19-out-your-home#cleaning-home
Cleaning and hygiene tips for your home

Food Preparation and Handling

πŸ”—https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/cleaning-and-hygiene-tips-help-keep-coronavirus-covid-19-out-your-home#food
Handling and preparing food

Cleaning Cloth

πŸ”—https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/cleaning-and-hygiene-tips-help-keep-coronavirus-covid-19-out-your-home#cleaning-clothes
Cloth cleaning tips

πŸ”—https://abc13.com/coronavirus-washing-texas-covid-19/6041323/
Proper ways to wash cloths

πŸ”—https://www.huffingtonpost.in/entry/how-long-coronavirus-live-clothing-washing_l_5e724927c5b6eab779409e74
How Long Coronavirus Lives On Clothes, And How To Wash Them.The best precautions to take with your laundry, the right detergents to use, and more.

Washing Hands

πŸŒπŸ”—https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/the-right-way-to-wash-your-hands
What is the right way to wash your hands?

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/ianbremmer/status/1241131202322497536
how to wash your hands

πŸ”—https://www.humanslikeus.org/coronavirus
A digital library of videos explaining coronavirus and handwashing in over 30 languages where information is not commonly available, and explanations in pictures only (accessible to everyone, whatever their level of literacy)

Media

πŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L89nN03pBzI
"Wash Your Hands", from the makers of "Baby Shark"

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/how-soap-and-water-kills-coronavirus
β€œPlain old soap and water absolutely annihilate coronavirus.” – Vox

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QKrFxahFC4
Proper hand washing

Digital Tools

πŸ”— https://washyourlyrics.com/
πŸ—£ https://twitter.com/neoncloth
Handwash Instruction Chart Generator- Generate handy washing infographics based on your favourite song lyrics

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/instantiator/status/1237656419798745088
πŸ—£@instantiator
Washbert (originally β€˜Wash Friend’) is an Agent for the Google Assistant. Tell it you’re washing your hands, and it’ll make a hilarious pun and play ~20 secs of (attribution-free) music to make you feel like a hero for longer. Currently in alpha, contact @instantiator to join the alpha, beta, or help port it to Alexa/Siri.

Sanitisers

Guides and Advice

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/epa-releases-list-disinfectant-products-approved-kill-covid/story?id=69412861
List of approved sanitisers

πŸŒπŸ”—https://www.rojakpot.com/covid-19-virus-hand-sanitiser-soapHow to enter to your residence safely with groceries and other items/
Hand sanitiser vs soap. Includes a list of sanitisers and their contents.

Make Your Own Sanitisers

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡³πŸ”—https://www.who.int/gpsc/5may/Guide_to_Local_Production.pdf
How to produce your own sanitiser by WHO.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-provides-guidance-production-alcohol-based-hand-sanitizer-help-boost
FDA guidance on the production of alcohol based sanitisers.

πŸ”—https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8KjePawdL4
How to make your own sanitiser.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://nypost.com/2020/03/03/how-to-make-homemade-hand-sanitizer-amid-coronavirus-induced-shortage/
How to make your own hand sanitiser.

πŸ”—https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-make-hand-sanitizer/#intcid=recommendations_wired-right-rail-popular_734b5220-e98f-4241-9500-436f2c32fa29_popular4-1
How to make your own sanitisers and disinfect suspicious items.

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/AfroRoboticist/status/1238082055717695494?s=20
Automatic hand sanitiser dispenser- Kids use Arduino parts to make this.

Do Not Make Your Own Sanitisers

πŸ”—https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09WFrsN5Yv0
Why you should not make your own sanitiser.

Surface Disinfectants

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://odoban.com/blog/does-odoban-disinfectant-kill-coronavirus-march-2020-response/
The question 'Does OdoBan disinfectant kill coronavirus?' answered.

πŸ”—https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/comparison-commonly-used-surface-disinfectants
A comparison of commonly used disinfectants on the basis of the health related issues of infection prevention, compatibility with equipment and gloves, as well as the safety of the disinfectant to the hospital personnel.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.businessinsider.com/best-disinfecting-cleaner
'Business Insider' gives you a list of disinfecting products that are the easiest to use, least damaging to surfaces, and the best value.

Laundry Sanitisers

πŸ”—https://www.bhg.com/homekeeping/laundry-linens/tips-checklists/how-to-sanitize-laundry/
A simple wash cycle may not be enough to remove all bacteria and viruses. 'bhg.com' has given tips on how to sanitise clothes, towels and linens after someone in your household has been sick.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.21oak.com/shop/best-laundry-sanitizers-lysol-sterilizing/
The best laundrey sanitizers for completely sterilized coloured loads.

πŸ”—https://www.lifesavvy.com/9100/cant-use-bleach-heres-how-to-sanitize-your-laundry/
Can't use bleach? Here's how to sanitize your laundry.

Dry Clean at Home

πŸ”—https://www.marthastewart.com/270246/dry-cleaning-solutions
How to dry clean clothing at home. MathaStewarts.com answers all your burning dry-cleaning questions here.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://home.howstuffworks.com/home-dry-cleaning.htm
In this article, 'howstuffworks.com' explores how home dry cleaning works and whether this method is a good option for you and your delicates

πŸ”—https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/dry-clean-at-home-36744692
How to wash dry-clean-only clothes at home without a kit!

Guide on Masks

General Guides on Masks


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-pAerspective/2020/02/unmasked-experts-explain-necessary-respiratory-protection-covid-19
Experts explain necessary respiratory protection for COVID-19. By the Centre for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP).

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/pdfs/UnderstandDifferenceInfographic-508.pdf
Understanding the difference between masks and respirators

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/respirator-use-faq.html
FAQ about using respirators. By the USA’s CDC.

πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺπŸ”—https://www.zeit.de/wissen/gesundheit/2020-04/mundschutz-masken-ffp-stoff-infektionsschutz-verwendung
German Guide to different types of masks and when to wear them, including DIY-masks (with illustrations).

πŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6R1Xjp3lXA
Activated masks - for personal pathogenic protection

πŸ”—https://www.appropedia.org/Face_mask_reviews
Review of face masks

πŸ”—https://theprepared.com/gear/reviews/best-gas-mask-respirator-survival/
A comprehensive post of masks and respirators

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/CBLevineMS/status/1249740489454161920
πŸ—£ @CBLevineMS
Wearing a Mask: Dos & Don'ts (info image)

Should I Wear a Mask?

πŸ”—http://www.overcomingbias.com/2020/03/know-when-to-fold-em.html
"As soon as your body notices an infection, it immediately tries to grow a response while the virus tries to grow itself. From then on, it is a race to see which can grow biggest fastest. And the virus gets a big advantage in this race if its initial dose of infecting virus is larger. This effect is widely known and acknowledged by experts, and it is one of the main rationales given for wearing masks, gloves etc. That’s not just to cut the chance of an infection, but also to cut the initial dose."

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/Comparativist/status/1235481955296108550k
Automate this Face Mask Decision Tree- Build a tool for people to know if they ought to wear a face mask. The decision tree is here already.

πŸ”—https://masks4all.co/
Wear a homemade mask to slow the spread of COVID-19 and learn about its benefits.

πŸ”—https://slatestarcodex.com/2020/03/23/face-masks-much-more-than-you-wanted-to-know/
In-depth blog critically assessing the literature on how effective face masks are at preventing the spread of COVID-19.

πŸ”—https://medium.com/@matthiassamwald/promoting-simple-do-it-yourself-masks-an-urgent-intervention--covid-19-mitigation-14da4100f429Β 
Promoting simple do-it-yourself masks: an urgent intervention for COVID-19 mitigation

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/larrybrilliant/status/1245798976604884992
Doctors wear them during surgery.Β The OR staff wears them. Everyone going in and out of ian isolation room wears them and now we have more indications of how mask wearing is associated with success in #COVID19Pandemic

Research on Mask Efficacy

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HLrm0pqBN_5bdyysOeoOBX4pt4oFDBhsC_jpblXpNtQ/preview
Papers about effectiveness of basic masks #masks4all

πŸ”—https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2440799/
Professional and Home-Made Face Masks Reduce Exposure to Respiratory Infections among the h PopulationΒ - Any type of general mask use is likely to decrease viral exposure and infection risk on a population level, in spite of imperfect fit and imperfect adherence, personal respirators providing most protection."

πŸ”—Professional and Home-Made Face Masks Reduce Exposure to Respiratory Infections among the General PopulationΒ 
Written in 2008 and not specifically about COVID-19. From the abstract: "Any type of general mask use is likely to decrease viral exposure and infection risk on a population level, in spite of imperfect fit and imperfect adherence, personal respirators providing most protection."

πŸ”—https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/best-materials-make-diy-face-mask-virus/
Discusses a study which household materials protect best against bacterial and viral particles. Though some materials protect much better than others, even the least effective materials captured 50% or more virus particles.

πŸ”—https://www.journalofhospitalinfection.com/article/S0195-6701(20)30097-9/fulltext
Association between 2019-nCoV transmission and N95 respirator use. Xinghuan Wang, Zhenyu Pan, Zhenshun Cheng (2020), The Journal of Hospital Infection.

Characterizations of particle size distribution of the droplets exhaled by sneeze

πŸ”—https://slatestarcodex.com/2020/03/23/face-masks-much-more-than-you-wanted-to-know/
Facts on face masks

https://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/the-best-homemade-masks-combine-different-fabrics/?fbclid=IwAR2TaEkT49ME9R09f8LB5lHvt6KRPARXtQeCnQy7Ky8NWJHRgxkd2m2Hm2U
Best masks use different fabrics

DIY Masks. Make Your Own

πŸ”—https://docs.google.https://masks4all.co//document/d/16cweIiYlJ0SuC1LKU_BkibrqIyFG4x-nojgiD2_ls9S7U/edit#heading=h.50zxohbs67sm
Comprehensive resource on different types of masks

πŸ”—https://www.businessinsider.com/mask-coated-in-salt-neutralizes-viruses-like-coronavirus-2020-2
A biomedical engineer created a mask coated in salt that he says could neutralize viruses like the Coronavirus in 5 minutes.

πŸ”—https://smart air filters s.com/en/blog/best-materials-make-diy-face-mask-virus/
What are the best material for making face masks

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/MrHenryBemis/posts/10159579527538858
In-depth post discussing simple improvised mask procedure, increasing the effectiveness and sterility of improvised cloth masks, salt and surfactant mediated viral deactivation, n95 electrostatic charge preservation, disinfectant and decontamination procedures.

πŸ”—https://www.appropedia.org/DIY_masks
A comprehensive resource on masks

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gPx9kHZGcS7pNgitIX0a_ArPnkEves4RsiGxKLCMdKg/edit#gid=321149825
Opensource hardware designs

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/opensourcecovid19medicalsupplies/permalink/678402772970118/
Open Source COVID-19 Medical Supplies

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/amylorraine28/status/1246887325893824513
Masks: "Got an elastic band and two big buttons? = a mask holder to protect your ears!"

πŸ”— https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/best-materials-make-diy-face-mask-virus/
What are the best materials for making a DIY mask

πŸ”— https://covmask.cz/en/
A full face mask with a P3R replaceable filter whose protection level is higher than the FFP3 filter.

πŸ”—https://www.makemasks2020.org/my ask-making-guide
Patterns, material, packaging and shipping guides.

Fabric Made Masks


πŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4FB--BOyTiU
How to make a mask

πŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgHrnS6n4iA
How to make a mask

πŸ”—https://sewing.patternreview.com/cgi-bin/fuzzysearch.pl?name=forum&count=25&phrase=facemask
Mask sewing patterns

πŸ”—https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/health/a31902442/how-to-make-medical-face-masks/
How to make a mask at home

πŸ”—https://diymask.site/
Reusable DIY Cloth Mask with Disposable Middle Layer Filter

πŸ”—https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/12/6/05-1468_article
Simple respiratory mask made from heavyweight T-shirts (Letter to CDC EID Journal, June 2006)

πŸ”—https://freesewing.org/docs/patterns/fu/
Full face mask- How to sew masks

πŸ”—https://www.deaconess.com/How-to-make-a-Face-Mask
A fabric mask together with a how-to PDF can be found on Deaconess.com

πŸ”—https://www.nytimes.com/article/how-to-make-face-mask-coronavirus.html
How to make a face mask

πŸ”—https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cloth-Face-Mask/
DIY cloth face mask

πŸ”—https://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-make-an-effective-face-mask-at-home-2020-3?r=US&IR=T
How to make an effective face mask

πŸ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/diy-cloth-face-coverings.html
CDC advice for using cloth face masks/covers, plus instructions for making 3 types of coverings: sewn, T-shirt (no sew), and bandana (no sew)

πŸ”—https://makermask.org/
Science-based mask designs for community makers to combat the spread of COVID-19

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_dqOk-oVBF4Cea__gRYvS4WjG_m41_nE9_gXe5sbSV4/edit?usp=sharing
Make a headband with buttons to wear with a mask to protect ears

Paper Made Masks

πŸ“Ί https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Lg0jnJ3hEo
Paper Mask. A video showing how to make a simple paper mask from any furniture available in your home.

πŸ”—https://www.bkreader.com/2020/03/07/heres-a-diy-way-to-make-your-own-protective-face-mask/
DIY face mask developed by Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital. Can be made using ordinary household items: paper towel, tissue paper, elastic string, masking tape, plastic coated wires, hole puncher, scissors. 90% as effective as a regular surgical mask.

Masks with Filters

πŸ”—https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Basic-Coronavirus-Face-Mask/
Water F186665ilter Mask (Blog). This mask is made out of relatively readily-available materials and does not require access to a 3D printer. Water filters are the most difficult to source: in the UK, they can be purchased, or found for free at Brita recycling points see here to search for a location in the US or here in the UK). Disclaimer: this guide was created by the contributor ([email protected]).

πŸ”—https://www.makermask.com/
Open source mask that can be used with filters.

πŸ”—https://www.forbes.com/sites/brucelee/2020/03/29/making-an-n95-mask-for-covid-19-coronavirus-what-you-need-to-know/#48d46a14989c
Making An N95 Mask For COVID-19 Coronavirus?

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WWPYWb8QnxkBRtZlesx5Gf4e69WgKKlAptLRshBz8Js/edit?fbclid=IwAR0HFaWLACjG5jdbaUOUpfPrrfFkkWrG58JZ1JxqBs1ygAEWuSKw5RiJymU
N95 Maker Project Open source doc.

πŸ”— https://covmask.cz /en/ A full face mask with a P3R replaceable filter whose protection level is higher than the FFP3 filter.

πŸ”—https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/biovyzr-venture-out-breathe-easy#/
BioVYZR: Venture Out & Breathe Easy- Upgrade your mask for our patent-pending powered air-filtration protective shieldΒ (N95) #PPE4ALL

Masks with Sterilisers

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/tom_at_octue/status/1240261672973017088Β Β 
First prototype for a medical mask / cartridge steriliser

πŸ”—https://www.engineers-for-doctors.org/
Creating open-source documentation to build masks - currently experimenting with a cheap steriliser to extend mask life.

πŸ”—https://medium.com/@mikedubrovsky/building-a-crude-uv-c-mask-ppe-disinfection-chamber-1-hour-30-minimal-tools-afb56ca3b120
Building a Crude UV-C Mask/PPE/IPad/Phone Disinfection Chamber (1 hour, $30, minimal tools)

3D Printed Masks

πŸ”—https://www.ciirc.cvut.cz/covid-2/
The CIIRC RP95-3D is a personal protective equipment – half-mask – with a P3 replaceable external filter which has beenΒ certified as a kit according to EN 140:1999 norm. It meets the same or higher degree of protection as a FFP3 class respirator.

πŸ”—https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.google.com/url?q%3Dhttp://kosta.is/covid%26amp;sa%3DD%26amp;ust%3D1585199642266000&sa=D&ust=1585199642498000&usg=AFQjCNF8A-E_xZKru03YAOV-vDxs5UStrw
3D printed masks using HVAC hepa filters. "This protocol details using a conventional FDM 3D printer to create a reusable face mask that aims to be a mask of last resort if no N95 (or similar) masks are available."

πŸ”—https://www.covidskunkworks.com/
πŸ”—https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/100x81uM7rwKjU8B1JPPolCroRZLpLJIY
COVID-19 Skunkworks- 3D printable face masks

πŸ”—https://www.3dprintingmedia.network/copper3d-organizing-global-campaign-to-3d-print-antimicrobial-masks-on-a-global-scale/
Copper3D organising global campaign to 3D print antimicrobial masks on a global scale

πŸ”—https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4177128
Flexible Mask Valvy by iczfirz. Two designs that are essentially the same. Seems tricky to do and you also need to source the filter material from somewhere - for the HEPA filter mount. Credit goes to iczfrz.

πŸ”—https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2638406
Smoke/Gas Mask Respirator by mussy (3D Printed)- I thought this mask’s filters were interesting since they were feasible to make with scavenged materials. You need cotton pads and activated charcoal (or perhaps cotton pads soaked in saltΒ instead) which could be made, but more easily sourced. Altogether, though, I’m not sure how safe and effective it would be if tested. With activated charcoal though, it could be better than the previous three.

πŸ”—https://www.opensourcemask.com/en/
Free open-source 3D printing design for printing a mask at home. Fast to print, easy to assemble. Alternatively Forum’s users are available to print it for you for free. Design is created/endorsed by two researchers at the CNR, Italy’s major public research facility (no data yet provided publicly regarding efficacy or intended use).

πŸ”— https://copper3d.com/hackthepandemic/
Nanohack, open source face mask

πŸ”— https://www.makethemasks.com/
The Montana mask

Creative Masks

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/EpiKelley/status/1244087343792914432
So a lot of people have asked me about cloth masks. I don’t really have a strong opinion about cloth masks. I DO have some rather strong opinions about HOW to wear masks.

πŸ”—https://www.cbsnews.com/news/this-college-student-is-sewing-face-masks-designed-for-the-deaf-and-hard-of-hearing-community/?ftag=CNM-00-10aab7e&linkId=85722476
College student sews face masks designed for the deaf and hard of hearing community

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/tizzywoman/status/1245794997003268097
Easy way to make a DIY mask with a small scarf.

DIY Masks from Snorkel Masks

πŸ”—https://www.covidlifesavermask.com/Β 
Dutch team develops a connector making snorkel mask usable as emergency protection for medical staff. A reusable full face mask for emergency use by medical staffΒ has been developed by a team of anesthesiologists from the Haaglanden Medical Centre (HMC) in the Netherlands.

πŸ”—https://www.covidlifesavermask.com/
Dutch team develops a connector making snorkel mask usable as emergency protection for medical staff. A reusable full face mask for emergency use by medical staffΒ has been developed by a team of anesthesiologists from the Haaglanden Medical Centre (HMC) in the Netherlands.Β Β 

Masks Community groups

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/DIYFaceMaskforCOVID19/
Facebook Group to share DIY homemade masks for COVID-19

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/679571822584391/?ref=share
Facebook group to share homemade mask patterns

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/681211105971686/?ref=share
Another mask making Facebook group

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/groups/674686956674871/?ref=share
Facebook group for mask makers

Voluntary Work:

πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦πŸ”—https://www.canadasews.ca/
A community of volunteers helping create masks for COVID-19.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://millionmaskchallenge.com/
Craftists against COVID-19. A campaign to produce 1 million masks.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://masksnow.org/volunteer/
We need YOU! Sign Up to Volunteer with Masks Now. Whether you can sew, distribute, organize, write, code or call, we have immediate need for your skill set.

How to Put On and Take Off Face Masks

πŸ”—https://www.sfcdcp.org/communicable-disease/healthy-habits/how-to-put-on-and-remove-a-face-mask/
How to put on and take off face masks

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://app1.unmc.edu/nursing/heroes/mpv.cfm?updateindex=70&src=yt
Hospital PPE. Infection control: donning and doffing. University of Nebraska Medical Centre.

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oUo5O1JmLH0&feature=youtu.be
Removal and disposal of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) by Public Health England.

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=tGVra7LB2es&feature=emb_logo
Brighton anaesthesia FFP3 Donning and Doffing.

How to Reuse Masks

πŸ”—https://engineers-for-doctors.org
Contains useful information including "masks anatomy" - basics of masks and respirators, as well as information relating to sterilisation

πŸ”—https://www.stanforddaily.com/2020/03/31/stanford-researchers-develop-potential-method-to-reuse-n95-respirators/
A team of Stanford researchers may have found a way to use heat to disinfect N95 respirators

πŸ”—https://stanfordmedicine.app.box.com/v/covid19-PPE-1-1
Part 1: Info sheet by Stanford Medicine Anesthesia Informatics and Media Lab. Discusses protocol for when to wear N95s, the best replacements for N95s if they run out, whether N95s remain effective with reuse, whether N95s can be sterilized for reuse.

πŸ”—https://stanfordmedicine.app.box.com/v/covid19-PPE-1-2
Part 2: Info sheet by Stanford Medicine Anesthesia Informatics and Media Lab. Discusses protocol for when to wear N95s, the best replacements for N95s if they run out, whether N95s remain effective with reuse,whether N95s can be sterilized for reuse.

πŸ”—https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/disinfect-clean-n95-mask-virus-coronavirus/?
What’s a Reliable Way to Disinfect Masks from Viruses Without Harming Effectiveness?

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/193mt42jUR8PxuONUY4A6YZsyOOmy6Psg6BDme3rjai8/edit#heading=h.4gn6tdxbnm5e
A comprehensive guide on how to reuse and disinfect respirators.

πŸ”—https://www.facebook.com/MrHenryBemis/posts/10159579527538858
In-depth post discussions simple improvised mask procedure, increasing the effectiveness and steriity of improvised cloth masks, salt and surfactant mediated viral deactivation, n95 electrostatic charge preservation, disinfectant and decontamination procedures

πŸ”—https://utrf.tennessee.edu/information-faqs-performance-protection-sterilization-of-masks-against-covid-19/
University of Tennessee Research Foundation page on the protection and sterilization of both medical masks and N95s.

πŸ”—https://aim.stanford.edu/covid-19-evidence-service/
Stanford Anesthesia Informatics and Media lab factsheet on 'can masks be safely disinfected and reused?

πŸ”— https://www.n95decon.org/
A scientific consortium for data-driven study of N95 filtering facepiece respirator decontamination

πŸ”— https://github.com/linuxtim/SARS-CoV-2-Heat-Inactivation/wiki#microbiology
References on efficacy of heat inactivation, and summary of results from multiple heat and UV decontamination tests.

πŸ”—https://repository.tudelft.nl/islandora/object/uuid%3Af048c853-7e1d-4715-b73d-3b506b274a30
Delft University of Technology paper. 'Sterilization of disposable face masks by means of standardized dry and steam sterilization processes: an alternative in the fight against mask shortages due to COVID-19'. Heat inactivation 121Β°C.

πŸ”—https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/manitoba-researchers-answer-shortage-n95-masks-1.5518226
Canada Broadcasting Corporation news story: 'Manitoba researchers say they may have found a way to safely reuse N95 masks amid COVID-19 crisis'. Heat inactivation 121Β°C
FIXME, find link to published report, and include this instead

Reusing N95:
πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¬πŸ”— https://www.facebook.com/790659386/posts/10157399447114387/?d=nΒ 
Sharing use of plastic boxes as a hands-free way doctors in Singapore are using to maintain and re-use N95s.

Where to Purchase Masks

πŸ”— https://need-mask.com
Meta listing platform for european protective clothing, mask, faceshield and community mask suppliers.