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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Cloth Face Cover Label Information

Do Your Part: Help Stop the Spread

  • Anyone could be a carrier of COVID-19 and not know it.
  • You play a role in protecting the community against COVID-19
  • This face covering will help reduce the likelihood of you spreading the virus to others.
  • This face covering does not replace the N95 used in healthcare settings and should not be used wje caring for those with COVID-19.
  • This face covering is one way to combat the virus. Social distancing, handwashing and other CDC recommendations should also be followed.
  • Fabric touching skin: 100% cotton. Face covering contains silver and copper.
  • If skin irritation occurs, immediately stop using the face covering. If irritation persists, consult your primary care provider.
  • Be mindful when wearing this product if you have lung disease, like emphysema, or chronic heart disease. Stop using this product if you notice difficulty breathing while wearing it.
  • Machine wash warm up to 15 times before discarding.  Tumble dry high.  Do not use bleach, chemicls or disinfectant to was this product.

* WARNING:  To avoid suffocation, keep this plastic bag away from babies and children.  Do not use this bag in cribs, beds, carriages or play pens.  This bag is not a toy.

Example of the cloth face cover care label.

  • This page last reviewed: April 24, 2020