Construction respirators detain smaller particles and denser sitting than a medical mask, so they can better protect against the virus. This was stated by a leading researcher, center of epidemiology and Microbiology them. Gamalei, the doctor-the virologist Victor Larichev in an interview with radio station “Moscow speaking”.

– most Likely, they are even more effective than a medical face mask because they sit tighter, they are more small particles are detained, – he said, comparing these remedies.

however, the virologist said that both helps to protect from the virus: it spreads by droplets, and the drops and holds a medical mask and respirator construction.