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Spring Has Sprung (And So Have The Allergies)

Spring Has Sprung (And So Have The Allergies)

Throughout most of the pandemic, remember how uncomfortable it felt to be near strangers who were sneezing or coughing? It’s human nature - we couldn’t help but wonder, “Oh no, does that person have COVID?”

Now, we have allergies to worry about.

Preparing for the Next Pandemic

Preparing for the Next Pandemic

It’s not if, but when, the next pandemic will hit. Whether that’s in five years or another 100 years (if we’re lucky), COVID-19 taught all of us lessons on how to prepare.

The scary, predicted food shortages we dreaded never came to full fruition. But you may recall toilet paper, paper towels, disinfectant, and other household goods were picked clean from grocery store shelves every day...

Skip the disposable mask this Earth Day

Skip the disposable mask this Earth Day

It’s a scene all too familiar since last March: Like tumbleweeds rolling down the street, the omnipresent tossed or dropped light blue disposable facemasks flapping in the wind or piling up in public trashcans are becoming a common sight in every town and city. 

It gets worse. Double worse...

8 Ways OCTO’s Filter Outperforms Other Masks

8 Ways OCTO’s Filter Outperforms Other Masks
When we created the OCTO® Respirator Mask (ORM), we knew the filter material was one of the most important features to get right. As testimonies for ORM continue to come in from around the world, the filter is one of the features we consistently get glowing feedback about. To help you understand why ORM’s filter is so special, we developed a list of 8 ways its outperforming other mask filters...

Don’t Be A Fool - Mask Up

Don’t Be A Fool - Mask Up

This April Fool’s Day, we’re going to skip the gimmicks. It’s true: The world is opening back up. Yet another thing is also true: We’re still in a global pandemic.

With Spring in full motion now and Summer around the corner, everyone is itching to get back to “normal.” But what even is normal? If normal means going back to “the way it was before the pandemic” – well, then we’d say “normal” is foolish. Because we weren’t ready for a pandemic before it hit...