Guidelines on Fabric Face Masks

The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition has released updated guidelines on fabric face masks manufactured by South Africa’s clothing and textile industry for general public use.

A ‘fabric/cloth’ face mask (non-medical mask) for the general public is only part of a broader solution to curb the spread of COVID-191 and it must always be used in combination with other hygienic methods of prevention.

The guidelines are available for download below.

Fabric Face Masks
Face Mask Use Guidelines