The study found there wasn't much difference between the two types of masks tested, P2 respirator masks comparable to N95 masks and surgical masks. First published on January 29, 2020 / 5:20 PM
Based on this comparison, it is reasonable to consider China KN95, AS/NZ P2, Korea 1st Class, and Japan DS FFRs as “equivalent” to US NIOSH N95 and European FFP2 respirators, for filtering non-oil-based particles such as those resulting from wildfires, PM 2.5 air pollution, volcanic eruptions, or bioaerosols e.g. viruses .
An FFP filtering facepiece mask also called respiratory protection mask or simply respirator is a type of protective mask certified by the European Union that serves to protect against particulates such as dust particles and various viruses in the air.The EN 149 standard defines three classes of filter efficiency for these masks, namely FFP1, FFP2 and FFP3.
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A KF80 mask performs the same as an FFP1 mask, and KF94 will perform the same as an FFP2 mask.⁶ . If possible, use KF94 masks where possible, as they have significantly more protection than KF80 masks. In Korea, KF80 masks are often aimed at children and KF94 at adults.
A KN95 FFP2 mask is an effective barrier to keep bacteria and viruses away, but it does not provide 100% protection against infection or death. Please wash your hands frequently and thoroughly with soap, do not touch your face with your hands and avoid crowded places Product page FFP2 Certificate