Technologies

Medical Sciences, Engineering Sciences, COVID-19 Technology

Title:

Reusable Stopgap Face Mask

Area:

Medical Sciences, Engineering Sciences, COVID-19 Technology

Focus Area:

Development of face mask

Company Transferred:

AVK TOOLINGS, Kerala

Developing Agency:

National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (CSIR-NIIST), Thiruvananthapuram

Technology Readiness Index:

Commercialised
Website Link :https://www.niist.res.in/english/

Brief Description

Description :

Reusable Stopgap Face Mask (SFM) developed via injection moulding. Enables high throughput manufacturing of SFM to meet the rising demand for PPE during the pandemic. SFM was designed by incorporating the principles of aerodynamics to minimize airflow resistance.