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ICV 2019: 96.39
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(10): 353-361
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.910.044


Assessment of Consumer Preference Regarding Developed Re-usable Face Mask as a Preventive Tool against COVID-19
Nabaneeta Gogoi*, Parishmita Neog and Dibyashree Saikia
All India Coordinated Research Project on Home Science, Department of Textiles and Apparel Designing, College of Community Science, Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Now-a-days, wearing a mask is becoming a part of a comprehensive package of the prevention that can reduce the spread of COVID-19 and other respiratory viral diseases. Mask can play a vital role in protection of a healthy individual or in control of source of transmission. The present study was conducted to assess the preferences of developed re-usable face mask (D1, D2, D3) in respect of its different features such as comfort, breathability, suitability, size, shape, fitting and design of the face mask and the study revealed that D3 has got the highest (70%) consumer preference. 100% of the respondents agreed that making face mask can be a profitable source of income generation.


Keywords: Face mask, Re-usable, Suitability, Breathability, Income
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Nabaneeta Gogoi, Parishmita Neog and Dibyashree Saikia. 2020. Assessment of Consumer Preference Regarding Developed Re-usable Face Mask as a Preventive Tool against COVID-19.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(10): 353-361. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.910.044