Cloth Masks and Respirator Uses

April 8, 2020

With the latest information from the CDC now suggesting that the general public use homemade masks or scarfs when going out in public, we wanted to provide you with information on using them to protect you and your families during the current pandemic.
The Difference Between Respirators and Surgical Masks
Use of Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19 (also available in Spanish)
Cloth Face Coverings: Questions and Answers
How to Make Your own Face Covering
Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of N95 Respirators
OSHA guidance on reuse and extended use of respirators (SMACNA)