PEOPLE WORKING IN HOSPITALS DO NOT WEAR SOME OF THE TYPES OF MASKS THAT ARE LISTED HERE. WE NEED TO BE CAREFUL WHEN MAKING GENERALIZATIONS.   LET'S TRY THIS: In light of new research, still unpublished, showing that the coronavirus can survive while in the air,  makes the possibility that we all will be wearing masks outdoors and often indoors in the very near future all too real.  At least we have choices, as listed below. We are making claims here that are not backed up.  

1. Elimstation reusable PM2.5 filter face mask

Elimstation reusable PM2.5 filter face mask features a high elastic ear strap that has enough elasticity to eliminate pressure to your ears. Lightweight and comfortable, comes with carbon PM2.5 filter, adjustable nose wire.

2. Alertcare 3-Ply Earloop Face Mask

Alertcare disposable face mask is made with soft non-woven materials that makes it easier to breathe.

  • BFE > 99%, Outer colored layer is the water resistant layer
  • Manufactured more than 30 years of history in the industry of medical supply
  • One of the highest rated masks on amazon
3. ValuMax Ultra-3-in-1 Sensitive Ear-Loop Masks
  • Valumax is a worldwide leading manufacturer of limited use protective apparel serving the medical, dental, cleanroom and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Over two decades & their global presence makes them well equipped to meet all of our end-user customers' needs.
  • Valumax has been widely used in clinics and dentals in the USA
  • Ship in 1 business day
4. Quality Durables Adult Unisex 4-Pack Reusable Face Covering
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Quality Durables Adult Unisex 4-Pack Reusable Face Covering, White/Black/Heather Grey/Phantom Grey, Large/X-Large

5. 3M Particulate Respirator 8511 (20-Pack)
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Featuring stretchable, braided headbands for added comfort, the 3M Particulate Respirator 8511 is a NIOSH-approved mask that provides at least 95 percent filtration efficiency against certain non-oil based particles. It has an adjustable nose clip that helps ensure a custom and secure seal with fewer pressure points.

6. Emptystar Disposable Face Mask
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Available in six colors, the Emptystar Disposable Face Mask is made of non-woven fiber fabric, making it comfortable, breathable, soft and skin-friendly. Featuring adjustable ear loops, it does not only protect you from viruses, but also keeps you safe from two other more familiar threats: air pollution and smoke.

7. 3M Particulate Respirator 8210Plus (160-Pack)
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Used in food safety, food manufacturing, transportation and other industries, the 3M Particulate Respirator 8210Plus features braided headbands with a two-strap design that helps provide you with a comfortable and secure wear, and has a lightweight construction that allows you to wear it for longer periods of time.

8. 3M Half Facepiece Reusable Respirator
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In stock April 4 for both small and medium sizes, the 3M Half Facepiece Reusable Respirator can protect you from viruses when equipped with approved 3M cartridges and filters. It is made of advanced silicone material for increased comfort and greater durability, and its proprietary "Cool Flow" valve makes breathing easier.

9. 3M Particulate Respirator 8247 (20-Pack)
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In stock March 30, the 3M Particulate Respirator 8247 works just as effectively as any virus-beating N95 respiratory mask. Featuring a collapse-resistant shell and an adjustable noseclip, it has advanced electrostatic media that allows you to breathe easier while enhancing the capture of airborne particles through highly-charged microfibers.