What Happens to face mask after using them? The use of nose and mouth masks or face mask as most people calls it is one of best preventive methods of coronavirus and it is important to know what happens to face mask after you used them
Since the outbreak of coronavirus in China, its has so far within 6 months spread all over the world an has infected more than 4 million persons with death scores of 283,000 as at 11th May, 2020.
The spread of coronavirus is fast and its can be transferred from infected person to another person, the person who just contracted coronavirus can stay with it for more than 10 days without any symptoms.
This has made the virus spread fast all over the world. Adhering to World Health Organizations’ (WHO) coronavirus precautions will help you stay safe.
Coronavirus can be transferred through hand shake, droplets from sneezing, coughing and spitting.
This is why WHO has advised everyone to maintain social distance and with the use of nose masks and hand gloves.
Nose mask prevents you from inhaling the virus exhaled by the infected person. Also from contacting your nose or mouth with your hnads.
Most people are seen wearing low quality nose mask, this act is not safe enough because those materials used in making the low quality nose masks are not treated.
Coronavirus has a virus which is very tiny, its can not be seen with the eyes. the virus can be contracted even when you use low quality nose masks.
What Happens to Your Face Mask When You Use Them
If you are close to a coronavirus infected person with a low quality face mask, the tendency of contracting the virus is high because if the discharge and droplets from cough or sneezing and they fall on your hands, you may tough your noise mask while trying to place it fine on your face.
If your hand is contaminated with the virus, and you touched your nose mask with those hands, if the nose mask is of a low quality, its will penetrate the material straight to your nose or mouth.
But if you are using a high quality nose mask which is treated and hygienic will kill the virus if they land on your nose mask.
No doubt the price of high quality nose mask is high but staying safe should your priority.
In this case, Government and WHO should donate and share quality nose mask to people around the world to enable everyone stay safe.