We recommend washing the fabric mask after every outdoor use. Remove the Carbon Filter prior to washing. Hand wash in soap and hot water and hang to dry.
The CDC is encouraging everyone to wear a mask when shopping at the grocery store or going out in other public places, to avoid unwittingly spreading the virus.
The CDC and several large health departments, including those of Los Angeles and New York City, have advised all residents to wear face covering when out in public.
The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain.
Face masks are effective at capturing droplets, which is a main transmission route of coronavirus.