WATCH | N95 mask inventor Peter Tsai comes out of retirement to help fight Covid-19 outbreak

2020-04-26 19:17

As researchers scramble to find a way to safely disinfect N95 masks for reuse, many are turning to the man behind its virus-blocking technology. 

Peter Tsai invented the filtration fabric inside the mask nearly 30 years ago, and spent decades perfect.

“I did not expect that this would happen, but this happened…so I don’t have time to feel something. I just feel obligated to help the industries and to provide information to find a way to sterilize the mask,” Tsai told Reuters.

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