Say Farewell to PM 2.5 (and Some of Your Dignity) With New Nose-Only Anti-Pollution Mask

Say Farewell to PM 2.5 (and Some of Your Dignity) With New Nose-Only Anti-Pollution Mask. Beijing-based manufacturers of the mask are aware they make you look a little funny. Hence the name Maixingren (霾 星人), a play on words that combines the tail ends of the words for ‘smog’ (the 霾 in 雾霾 wumai) and for ‘space alien’ (the 星人 in 外星人 waixingren).

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It’s All About the Fit, Says Doctor After Testing Popular Pollution-blocking Masks

It’s All About the Fit, Says Doctor After Testing Popular Pollution-blocking Masks. Beijing-based doctor Richard St Cyr is fanatical about air quality and protection – and in his latest efforts, he compared a range of 9 common anti-pollution masks using sophisticated testing equipment in the comfort of 3M’s Beijing testing lab.

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