What makes a Puraka
Essential Mask so... Essential?
Protective inner layer of breathable,
Lightweight but tightly-woven 100% cotton shell
Extends under the chin for better fit and
Adjustable ear straps for near-universal sizing
Nose clip for improved seal and less fogging of your glasses
Rear pocket accommodates optional
carbon pm2.5 filter
Seamless, non-valved design safe for others even without a
Why choose a mask from
We Know Masks |
Puraka was founded in Seattle, Washington in 2018, after the West Coast wildfires.
We served on the joint CDC/ASTM committee that developed the national standard for
protective face coverings, F3502. Our masks are tested in North American laboratories to
ensure they exceed the minimum filtration levels. In short, we
have the experience to know how to make a great mask, and what to look for in a
More Filtration, Less
Discomfort | Puraka Masks are designed for enhanced, every-day protection
suitable for active or casual use. A Puraka Mask with our laboratory-tested
electrostatic filters can reduce 90% of airborne particulates in the critical
fine-aerosol range, much more than a typical cloth mask, but with significantly
less inhalation resistance and corresponding heart strain than a medical respirator (learn more).
Guarantee | A mask is not something you should have to wait for. Every
product in our store is ready to ship from one of our U.S. fulfillment centers,
usually within one business day or less from when you place your order. We offer
free shipping on any order of two or more masks, or you can upgrade to USPS Priority or First Class for just $5!