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What is PM2.5

What is PM2.5

What is PM 2.5

PM stands for Particulate Matter. Miniscule airborne hazards are referred to as particulate matter or PM.

PM10 is particulate matter 10 micrometers or less in diameter, PM2.5 is particulate matter 2.5 micrometers or less in diameter. PM2.5 is generally described as fine particles. By way of comparison, a human hair is about 100 micrometres, so roughly 40 fine particles could be placed on its width.

PM2.5 are tiny particles in the air that reduce visibility and cause the air to appear hazy when levels are elevated. PM 2.5 tends to stay suspended in the air longer as they are...


How to maintain your reusable face mask

How to maintain your reusable face mask

Wash your face mask

Our cotton reusable face mask is washable and reusable.  To ensure face mask last longer, please wash the face mask in a bag or a pillowcase. The most convenient way is to pop them in washing machine, warm wash with fabric safe disinfectant and/or detergent. You can also gently hand wash the face mask in warm hot water and scrub for 5 minutes before cold rinsing. Hang to dry completely. Remember to remove the filters before washing. The filter can be reused the next time, just store...


Why we should be wearing face mask in 2020

Why we should be wearing face mask in 2020

With many countries embarking on loosening of restrictions, to encourage a return to some 'normal' life so that businesses can commence its recovery process, there is a question of whether such loosening of restrictions should be complemented with the use of face mask. On 5 June 2020, WHO announced a change in its recommendation to include the use of face mask as a comprehensive package for the control of the coronavirus spread.

More than 50 countries require people to cover their face when they leave their home. Some countries that have mandated the use of face masks when in public...


How to wear cotton face masks- recommendations from WHO

How to wear cotton face masks- recommendations from WHO

How to wear cotton face masks safely It is important to remember to practise safe hands hygiene when using face masks. Here are the must-do's on how to wear a cloth face mask safely. Wash your hands before using the mask.