"Farce Mask - safe for only 20 minutes"

Back in 2003, the Sydney Morning Herald reported on mask wearing in a very negative light, stating how retailers "cashing in" selling SURGICAL masks could face fines of up to $110,000 due to the real lack of protection they offer. Now we're expected to believe that a piece of sewn fabric over your mouth and nose offers real protection and must be enforced? Common sense tells it's own story....


https://amp.smh.com.au/national/farce-mask-its-safe-for-only-20-minutes-20030427-gdgnyo.html