3M Origins of the N95 Mask

The first product was a bra cup.

by Eric Holdeman / May 26, 2020

Nonwoven material. That was the first breakthrough and then exploration into how this material could be put to use.

Listen or read, this How One Woman Inspired The Design For The N95 Mask podcast from NPR.

We have made some progress over the years in medical masks!


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