Get A NZ Made Face Mask - Add To Your Home Emergency Kit
New Zealand Made face masks will help you prepare if community transmission reappears in New Zealand like it has overseas. Add an NZ Made face mask to your Home Emergency Kit and get a mask for each member of your family.
Kiwis want to feel protected during Level 1 just in case community transmission reappears unexpectedly like it has in Melbourne, Victoria.
Making Your Own Face Mask
Making your own mask out of fabric may seem like a good idea, however it won’t work unless you include a clean air filter. Lanaco make a filter that is easier to breath AND it seals around your face with the included nose bridge.
1. Buy An NZ Made Face Mask Online
Get A NZ Made Face Mask for each member of your family and add it to your home emergency kit along with sets of replaceable filters. Regional retail hubs are now setup around New Zealand and are available online.
BONZ - $39.00 face mask incl filter
Cactus Outdoor - $45.00 face mask incl filter
Earth Sea Sky -$59.90 face mask pack - 2 reusable masks + set of filters
NZ Sock Co. - 2 face masks for $25.00
True Fleece - $25.00 face mask
Untouched World - from $19.95
Hills Hats - $45.00 face mask incl filter
Munch - $24.99 face mask incl filter
Protectamask - $25.00 face mask incl filter
Arrow Uniforms - $13.00 face mask (no filter media)
Rozcraft - $15.00 face mask (no filter media)
Aotearoad - from 28.99 inc filter
Wear New Zealand - from $35.00, inc filter
Sea Breeze Apparel - available now (no filter media)
Mountain Country - $25.00 face mask, filter sold separately
2. The Latest Science From New Zealand Ministry Of Health
Here is a review of the science and policy around face masks and COVID-19. Read Evidence Review.
Minister Hipkins recommendation that every Kiwi home needs to have face masks
The science outside the Covid-19 context
Benefits and advantages
Risks and pitfalls
Singapore face mask policy
Country / State policies
3. Why is the NZ Grown wool filter so important?
Lanaco develops and manufactures high performing, multi-functional filter media using natural wool as the key ingredient for a vast range of air filtration applications including face masks. Their filter media manufacturing is based in Auckland, New Zealand and they supply many of the NZ Made face mask makers listed above.
Ryan Jennings Executive Director - Buy New Zealand with Nick Davenport Founder of Lanaco - natural clean air technology.
4. Got your face mask? Listen to cool NZ business stories on A Kiwi Original.
Every week on the A Kiwi Original Podcast we share a uniquely Kiwi story that's contributing to New Zealand's future. This series began just before lockdown... continued through lockdown and now there's over 40 business stories to listen to about resilience, persistence, creativity and inspiration in business.
The first two minutes of each episode includes an introduction to decide which story you'd like to listen to next. If you would prefer to watch, subscribe to the Official NZ Made YouTube Channel.