Category: Covid-19

Xiantao Zhong Yi N95 Respirator Review

I recently got the Xiantao Zhong Yi N95 Respirator from N95 Mask Co, and wanted to write up my thoughts on it. I ordered both N95 types they stock, including the Respokare style, which I’ve reviewed separately here. The Xiantao...

/ August 6, 2020

Respokare N95 Respirator Review

I recently got some Respokare N95 respirators from N95 Mask Co, and wanted to write up my thoughts on them. These were of interest because they are N95 rated, and on the NIOSH approved manufacturer list here (scroll down to...

/ October 6, 2020

Is flying safe with the coronavirus? How to reduce your risk on planes

Unfortunately taking a flight does carry risk of Covid infection, due to the close proximity you’ll spend indoors with many people. And it’s not just the flight, but also the process of getting to and from the airports. However, as this...

N95 vs FFP Change Log

This post covers the changes I’ve made to the N95 vs FFP3 & FFP2 masks article over time. July 11, 2020 – Updated: Added section on risk mitigation for airplane flights. May 22, 2020 – Updated: Added section and research...

N95 vs FFP3 & FFP2 masks – what’s the difference?

With the novel coronavirus outbreak globally, many people are understandably concerned about their health and safety. In this post we’ll look at the difference between respirator filtering standards such as N95 and FFP2/FFP3… Masks vs Respirators Before we go any...

/ August 23, 2020