‰ subject: crowdsourcing of home sewed PPE: masks, gowns, ... 95% usage could prevent nearly 190,000 deaths in the coming months How to make your own face mask A user's guide to wearing a face mask to the shops Help! My Mask Fogs My Glasses anti fog sprays comment: Since coronavirus may decay over time, quarantining for three or more days may be useful. There may be a market for a set of seven or more masks color coded for each day of the week. https://www.ideastream.org/news/amish-country-businesses-scaling-production-to-make-medical-protective-gear https://www.goshennews.com/news/coronavirus/emergency-management-requests-people-sew-masks-gowns/article_a09033fe-6e0b-11ea-b6a6-6b63bcb44f9e.html https://www.goshennews.com/news/coronavirus/amish-bishops-convene-to-discuss-covid/article_7b4d0c1c-6c8e-11ea-ae77-c36ddbf37c3c.html https://lancasteronline.com/news/health/hospital-suppliers-take-to-the-skies-to-combat-dire-shortages/article_0830ffb0-6f89-11ea-89ed-bbd859186614.html ChicagoTribune 2021August15 s6p6 FilteringResults KevinWilliams,trib N95 is a waste of money anymore use masks that are N95 level Masuku One O2 Curve Germless N235 Primal Mask 3.0 replaceable filters 3M Auro 9205 or 1870 Soom Labs Air Queen Harley Commodity L-188 or L-288 mot recommended Procedure masks Under Armour Sportsmask Bandana or galter any fabric mask that does not filter §§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§ multiple mitigations: distancing, tracing, lockdown, masks, ..., are needed to get Ro less than 1 struggle to source the needed masks https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/best-materials-make-diy-face-mask-virus/ https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/diy-homemade-mask-protect-virus-coronavirus/ https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/coronavirus-pollution-masks-n95-surgical-mask/ better than nothing 3M: N95, FFP2, 8511 surgical/N95=78% homeMade/surgical~=62% https://www.bbc.com/news/health-57636360 Covid: respirator Masks upgrade cuts infection risk, research finds By David Shukman 100% protection (N99/FFP3) masks offer high grade protection specifically designed to filter out aerosols Dr Mark Ferris, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Dr Mike Weekes, of Cambridge University NHS Hospitals Foundation Trust Health Secretary Sajid Javid, the Fresh Air NHS group of consultants https://shopspacemask.com/ advertisement Advanced Nanotech Premium Face Mask certified both Antibacterial and UV Protective by a world class testing lab? https://www.risemedicalsupply.com/sales-page sports mask with PM2.5 filter Oly-Fun material for liners in masks https://www.hobbylobby.com/Fabric-Sewing/Utility-Fabrics/Multi-Purpose-Fabric/Oly-Fun-Fabric/p/MP29918 https://www.walmart.com/ip/OLY-Fun-Multi-Purpose-60-Inch-Craft-Material-10-Yard-Cherry-Pop/38457636 https://www.target.com/s/oly+fun+fabric https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polypropylene#Manufacturing_from_polypropylene ^F face masks https://makermask.org/the-big-four-criteria-for-community-mask-materials/ material characteristics, breathability, water-repellence, and disinfection options The Amish buy cloth by the bolt; There are mill-ends, remnants , ↩ that may be better or more economical than used or new clothing. https://stores.joann.com/il/vernon-hills/2057/ Vernon Hills Store southeast of Hawthoren Shopping Center south of IL60 west of IL21 many cloth designs with mask sewing patterns 413 N Milwaukee Ave Unit 500 Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1572 847-918-8345 2020 March 30 ChicagoTribune s1p16 JoeanneCleaver,CharlotteNC Peeled apart obsolete vacuum bags↩ to make inserts of nonwoven filter fabric. Also, http://www.americanquilter.com/quilting_community/guilds_view.php?id=2162 and https://thesouthern.com/news/local/meet-southern-illinois-sewing-warriors-they-re-making-hundreds-of/article_48a18fa3-5c6a-5a82-a4ed-1e7d72d78123.html https://www.thomasnet.com/articles/top-suppliers/non-woven-fabrics-suppliers-manufacturers/ !! Berry Global Evansville IN Freudenberg Weinheim, Germany Ahlstrom-Munksjö Helsinki, Finland Kimberly-Clark Roswell GA DuPont Wilmington DE Fitesa Gravati, Brazil PFNonwovens Znojmo, Czech Republic Johns Manville Denver CO Glatfelter York PA Lydall Manchester CT https://www.hollingsworth-vose.com/en/Products/Filtration-Media/Air-Filtration1/Respiratory-Filter/ 112 Washington Street East Walpole, MA 02032 USA ↩ coffee filters; vacuum cleaner bags https://www.webstaurantstore.com/bunn-50766-0001-paper-filter-roll/234507660001.html could be useful also. Also, https://www.gelifesciences.com/en/us/shop/whatman-laboratory-filtration downloadable face mask patterns https://millionmaskchallenge.com/ https://www.baltimoresun.com/coronavirus/ cc-carroll-coronavirus-masks-volunteers-20200402-bxjwlnarifd3jg62bynoxm6h7a-story.html two-layer cotton mask with pockets where cut pieces of a household HEPA filter can be inserted. How to make your own face mask Aerosol Filtration Efficiency Chicago Mask Makers .org several distribution hubs in the western suburbs ChicagoTribune 2020April8 section 5 page 2 Tracy Ma & Natalie Shuter, New York Times How to sew a face mask. full size pattern on full page article NY Times N95 masks ChicagoTribune 2020April21 s1p1 Waukegan helping reduce mask shortage. Lewis Von Thaer, Battelle CEO converted container serves 28 facilities one of 6 so far, 60 more coming, 80,000 masks/day with 23 people vaporized hydrogen peroxide for 2.5 hours ChicagoTribune 2020April21 s1p6 Masks JessicaVillagomez HannahHerreraGreenspan UChicago ANL Supratik Guha cotton, natural silk, chiffon are preferred; several layers chiffon and some other materials have electrostatic properties particle measurments from 10nm to 6µm exhaled breath must be vented Courtney Luken, Wilmette, sewing machine repair Sew on Central, Evanston supplier https://www.vumc.org/coronavirus/how-donate-hand-sewn-face-masks recommended sewing pattern, suggested cloth materials https://www.wkrn.com/community/health/coronavirus/how-to-make-donate-hand-sewn-face-masks-to-vanderbilt/ https://www.craftpassion.com/face-mask-sewing-pattern/ https://www.craftpassion.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/face-mask-pattern.pdf https://hellosewing.com/face-mask-sewing-pattern/ https://www.sewcanshe.com/blog/5-free-diy-face-mask-tutorials-using-fabric https://www.properfitclothing.com/product-page/face-mask-pattern-download https://freesewing.org/fu-facemask-freesewing.org.a4.pdf https://jennifermaker.com/face-mask-patterns-cricut/ https://www.etsy.com/market/pdf_mask_pattern bit.ly/nyt-mask-pattern ChicagTribune2020April5s1p12 ↩ https://static01.nyt.com/newsgraphics/2020/03/30/opinion-manjoo-mask/f3c16df99a3975b88b918dc766792f4388e63ba6/facemask.pdf↩ I would think that reuseable PPE, masks, gowns, etc. would be better. Perhaps the dry cleaning people could clean the disposable stuff. Battelle has developed a system, CCDS™, in a shipping container where shelves full of N95 masks can be treated with hydrogen peroxide and refurbished many times. https://www.battelle.org/inb/battelle-critical-care-decontamination-system-for-covid19↩ ••• collect and distribute ↩ ChicagoTribune2020April5s1p21 Make your own mask? TaraParker-Pope Shan Soe-Lin, Yale Jackson Institute for Global Affairs Robert Hecht. 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