AWARENESS ON REUSEABLE MASK. BY NAME: T.SAI TEJA REG NO: URK18CS209.
Wear reusable hand- made face-cover at all times.
Why is it necessary to wear a hand-made mask ?.
Did you know that most disposable face masks must be replaced on a daily basis?.
Environmental Impacts of Disposable Face Masks.
Recent research :. Recent research by UCL's Plastic Waste Innovation Hub found that if every person in the UK used one single-use face mask each day for a year, it would create 66,000 tonnes of contaminated plastic waste. They also predict that the negative impact towards climate change is ten times higher with disposable face masks, compared with reusable alternatives. While single-use face masks are effective for protecting users against COVID-19, it’s important to look ahead into the future to develop a sustainable solution to the ongoing pandemic..
Benefits of Wearing a Reusable Face Mask. Reusable face masks offer a safe and eco-friendly option to protect you and your community against the transmission of COVID-19 through water droplets in the air . Not only can you choose a mask that suits your personal style, but you can also relax in the knowledge that you won’t be adding unnecessary plastic waste to the five-million tonns of plastic used in the UK each year..