US regulator pulls approval for dozens of companies making masks in China

//US regulator pulls approval for dozens of companies making masks in China

US regulator pulls approval for dozens of companies making masks in China

A US regulator on Thursday pulled approval for dozens of companies making industry-standard masks in China, citing substandard performance, and warned health care providers to reconsider using any of the now-blacklisted products.After the US Food and Drug Administration’s determination that many of the made-in-China N95-style masks filter out less than 95 per cent of particulate matter – the filtration level that gives the N95 mask its name – the approved number of manufacturers dropped to 14…

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