Self-disinfecting N-95 masks

Self-disinfecting N-95 masks

June 26, 2020 01:30 PM – 03:00 PM
Traditional masks trap COVID19 in filter fibers sitting directly atop the nose and mouth. As the virus accumulates, infection becomes increasingly likely. The proposed method would integrate a copper coating that is able to destroy both viral and bacterial pathogens without the need for manual disinfection.