100 years ago, Canada invented the first gas masks. Now, they’re helping us breathe better


April 28, 2020

Order your O2 personal breathing mask here to get it by May 15th

While traveling through Asia, O2 Canada cofounders Peter Whitby and Rich Szasz realized not everyone was breathin’ easy — pollution plus lack of protection meant millions of people were exposed to dangerous air quality each day.

It gave them an idea: They wanted to provide Canadian-quality air to people all over the world.

The best thing since bottled air: The O2 Curve Mask

The O2 Curve Mask 1.2 is the result of years of research and countless hours spent in the Air Pollution Research and Innovation Laboratory at the University of Waterloo.

The end product is an incredibly effective air filtration mask that protects against matter as small as 0.1 microns (for reference, a human hair is 50 microns and a grain of sand is 90). Plus, the masks are:

Air Pollution:

  • 98.6% effective against smog, vehicle exhaust, and smoke
  • 50% more effective than similarly-priced masks

Airborne Pathogens:

  • 95% effective against airborne pathogens
  • 65% more effective than similarly-priced masks

And their medical-grade silicone seal provides even better protection than an N95 mask.

Whether you’re worried about air quality, or simply want to add a layer of protection when you go out, the O2 mask will help you breathe easy.

Order yours (or buy some for those in need) today and get it ASAP.

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