how long can you wear one mask for before you have to throw it out?

asked on May 4, 2021

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I wear mine multiple times, but I hang my masks up and make sure that they are thoroughly dry before using them again. It is good to have more than one mask on the go, so that you can leave each one to dry for a day or two between uses.
Lorne D
· May 4, 2021
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As it is a disposable mask it is single wear only.
Jules A.
· May 4, 2021
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That’s a hard question to answer. It all depends on the individual’s hygiene and environment. Since these masks are disposable and shouldn’t be washed, that could alter the integrity of the mask.Everybody thinks differently, what might be good for others might not be good fore some.Our mouth’s are full of bacteria and … see more That’s a hard question to answer. It all depends on the individual’s hygiene and environment. Since these masks are disposable and shouldn’t be washed, that could alter the integrity of the mask.Everybody thinks differently, what might be good for others might not be good fore some.Our mouth’s are full of bacteria and breathing in and out with the same mask on all day could possibly be a breeding ground for bacteria. I personally wouldn’t recommend more than a day. I’ve heard of people reusing the mask by putting them in sun light to possibly kill the bacteria and also giving it a light spray of Lysol. But then again, that’s just my opinion. see less That’s a hard question to answer. It all depends on the individual’s hygiene and environment. Since these masks are disposable and shouldn’t be washed, that could alter the integrity of the mask.Everybody thinks differently, what might be good for others might not be good fore some.Our mouth’s are full of bacteria and breathing in and out with the same mask on all day could possibly be a breeding ground for bacteria. I personally wouldn’t recommend more than a day. I’ve heard of people reusing the mask by putting them in sun light to possibly kill the bacteria and also giving it a light spray of Lysol. But then again, that’s just my opinion.
Rodney Tessier
· May 4, 2021
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Change my mask daily as I work for a specialist OB/GYN in Ontario, Canada 🇨🇦.
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· May 4, 2021
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