What is BelgianQualityMasks®?
BelgianQualityMasks® is a quality label for reusable and washable textile mouth masks.
Brought to you by the combined effort of your Local Industries active in Textiles, Clothing, Safety Products and Textile Care.
BelgianQualityMasks® labelled mouthmasks are solely intended to help reduce the spreading of infectious agents from carriers to their environment. (e.g. Corona, Influenza, …)
They are not a Medical Device nor Personal Protective Equipment as per the respective EU Regulations.
The BelgianQualityMasks® quality label specifies minimum quality requirements in terms of design / materials / dimensions / maintenance / use / storage / recycling.
- Reusable and durable
- Guaranteed to function as specified
- Guaranteed washable both at home & industrially and resistant to high temperatures
- Guaranteed to Filter Particles according to the specified service life
- Highly comfortable and easy to use
How does BelgianQualityMasks® function?
The BQM quality stamp can only be used if the product and the complete technical file are fully compliant with the minimum quality requirements as set out by BQM. In general the complete technical file, including test reports, packaging and all other required information as well as finished products need to be sent to BQM for evaluation. If the product complies with BQM minimum quality requirements, a written confirmation will be sent by BQM allowing usage of the respective BQM information/logo’s.