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Where to buy KN95 masks online in South Africa

If you’re looking for industry-standard KN95 masks, we’ve rounded up the retailers that will ship them right to your door.

KN95 respirators are particulate-filtering masks that have been performance-standard tested in China. Similar to the P2 mask, KN95 masks are used to filter out around 95% of airborne particulates and are often used to help stop the spread of disease.

With the current outbreak of COVID-19, many people are now looking to invest in filtration masks; however, it is important to know when to use one. The World Health Organisation recommends that masks should be worn in public where social distancing is not possible, to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Also know when to dispose of the mask – recent studies have shown that KN95 masks may only be reused a few times depending on decontamination method used.

If you’re planning to go into public areas or to events where social distancing is not possible, you’ll find a range of KN95 masks available at the following retailers. Plus see which ones offer free shipping to boot.

Sites to buy KN95 face masks online


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    1. Amazon

    Amazon makes it possible to still get KN95 grade masks here in South Africa even when local suppliers are out of stock. It also makes it simple to compare prices and see which items qualify for free shipping.

    • Free delivery on millions of eligible items with Amazon Prime
    • Easily compare prices on similar products
    • Huge product range
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    2. Ebay

    You can find just about anything on eBay, including a selection of KN95 masks. With a range of options listed by third-party sellers, it also makes it easy to compare products and prices to get the best deal.

    • Trusted online marketplace
    • See seller reviews before you buy
    • Compare prices from sellers around the world

    KN95 mask from BidorBuy

    2. Bid or Buy

    Find great deals on everything you might need, including KN95 masks, at Bid or Buy. The eCommerce allows sellers to set up auctions on items so you can bid instead of paying a fixed price and save even more.

    • See seller reviews before you buy
    • Huge variety of items on offer
    • Add items to a watchlist to keep track of price changes/new offers

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    3. AliExpress

    AliExpress is a massive online retailer made up of thousands of smaller retailers. These often stock and sell KN95 masks so there’s an abundance of options available.

    • Huge selection of smaller retailers means there’s always stock
    • Easily compare prices
    • Constant sales make it easy to find the best deals
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    KN95 mask from Takealot

    2. Takealot

    As one of South Africa’s leading online retailers, Takealot stocks a good selection of KN95 masks as well as equivalent N95 and P2 masks. Easily get individual protective masks or buy in bulk and save a couple of rands.

    • Big warehouses means supplies are less likely of running out
    • Regular sales and discounts
    • Avoid human contact by using pickup points

    Which of these retailers offer free delivery?

    • Amazon: Free on eligible items with Amazon Prime membership
    • Ebay: Free on eligible items with eBay Plus membership
    • AliExpress: Delivery via the post office is free, but will take longer

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