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What goes into making an N-95 mask?

Almost everything in this mask is made using oil and natural gas-derived petrochemicals.

Oil and natural gas products are an important part of our daily lives, especially during times of crisis. Many products health care professionals depend on, like N-95 masks, hand sanitizer solutions and medical equipment like IV bags, syringes and gloves are manufactured using petrochemicals derived from oil and natural gas feedstocks.

An N-95 mask in the centre with information on what parts are made from oil and natural gas surrounding it with arrows to the particular parts.