Where to buy N95 masks in Singapore
Read on to find out where to buy N95 masks for you and your family, as well as other details about the N95 mask.
Designed to fit snugly over your mouth and nose, the N95 mask prevents you from breathing as much unfiltered air as possible. If properly fitted, the mask blocks 95% of small particles in the air you breathe.
However, it also limits the amount of air you breathe. People tend to feel even more breathless with the N95 mask, and more effort is required to breathe. The mask does not completely remove the particles or eliminate the risk of respiratory diseases or any illnesses.
Tip: Make sure that the N95 mask you’re using is certified by the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Source: Ministry Of Health
If you are considering buying in bulk, here is where to buy N95 masks in Singapore:
1. Tan Tock Seng Hospital
2. Mustafa Centre
3. Parkway East Hospital Pharmacy
4. East Coast Family clinic (only adult sizes)
5. Major pharmacies such as Watsons, Unity and Guardian
2. Mass Tech
Read on to find out useful tips from parents who buy N95 masks.
Veron Lee: Managed to buy 3 ply surgical masks for a box of 50 at $6 from Hong Li hardware shop along Upper Thomson Road, near Han’s restaurant.
Sandra Tan: If you can’t get any 3M N95 mask from retail outlets you can try 3M distributors.
Sim Soo Lin: My hubby purchased 1 box of N95 masks (not 3M brand) from
QMT Industrial & Safety Pte Ltd
Source: BuzzyTots Group
For more information on how the N95 mask works, please refer to 3M solutions.
Remember not to share masks because germs may spread from one user to another. When your N95 mask is soiled or damaged, or if breathing becomes too difficult, you should discard your mask and wear a new one.