A: The nose piece is a wire coated in plastic, similar to a "twist tie" that runs across the top of the mask.
A: I don't smell any type of chemical smell wearing these.
A: No smell detected chemical or otherwise
A: “A chemical smell associated with this mask is uncommon. If you believe there is a chemical smell, please contact our customer service line at 833-472-8886.”
A: No smell that I have noticed.
A: I’ve never smelled one. Use them all the time.
A: No it will not protect you from it. The disclaimer is right on the bottom of the box that they are not intended for medial uses. It is a simple dust mask. These blue cloth masks are the Emperor's New Clothes.
A: It will work as well as any mask and better than some.
A: This mask is a first line of defense in a public area against viruses. This would not guarantee against infection.
A: Yes. It works great
A: The CDC recommends people wear face masks in public settings, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain. Wearing a face mask may limit exposure to respiratory droplets and large particles and may help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus.