Maria Godoy. Researcher Loretta Fernandez of Northeastern University wears a homemade face mask without and with an extra outer layer made from nylon stockings right. The added nylon outer layer significantly boosted masks' ability to filter out small particles, her research found. Loretta Fernandez hide caption. During World War II, nylon stockings disappeared from store shelves as the valuable synthetic material was diverted to make critical wartime supplies such as parachutes, flak jackets and aircraft fuel tanks. Now, new research suggests that nylon stockings could once again play a critical role in a national battle — this time by making homemade cloth masks significantly more protective.
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Women shopping for government surplus parachute nylon at Pontings' store in Kensington, London, in US coronavirus: Leaders and businesses say masks are essential protection as Texas and Mississippi lift Covid restrictions. Ad Microsoft. Full screen. Model wearing nylon stockings and garters, circa s.
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