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Experts say inserting filter nozzle to prevent tar but not haze

recently, haze attacks frequently occurred all over the world, and various online strategies emerged in endlessly. A new anti haze artifact began to spread on the 1nternet: “inserting the cigarette filter element into the nostril can effectively filter particles above pm1.6”< However, according to experts, the main function of cigarette filter is to filter tar and other harmful substances produced by tobacco combustion, and it does not have the function of filtering PM2.5 cigarette filter anti haze “tips” are popular on the 1nternet “there is no need to buy a mask to deal with haze. Recently, smart netizens have come up with a skill: use two cigarette filters, peel off the outer paper, and insert the filter element into the nostril. This method can effectively filter the particles above pm1.6, and the breathing time is also very smooth, God skill, hurry to work these days, this anti haze trick has been highly praised by many netizens on the 1nternet” Haze days, travel remember to get two cigarette butts plug nose, filter in the face of haze, some netizens found a cigarette according to the tips, peeled off the outer skin of the filter, stuffed it into their nostrils, and uploaded photos” Take out two cigarettes from a box of cigarettes, remove the filter paper and put it into the nasal cavity. Walking in the haze, you really can’t smell the pungent smell. “ it’s a little nervous to plug the filter in the nose although netizens verify that they really can’t smell the pungent smell, Liu Yi, chief physician of respiratory medicine of Air Force General Hospital, said that plugging the filter in the nose will increase the resistance of air into the nasal cavity and affect people’s smooth breathing. After the experiment, netizens also said that after plugging the filter element into the nose, breathing is not as “very smooth” as the trick said after the experiment, the reporter found that in addition to causing poor breathing, the filter element also has the smell of tobacco, which is also irritating to non-smokers the filter only prevents tar, not PM2.5 the reporter inquired that at present, many cigarette filters are made of acetate fiber or polypropylene tow, which are non-toxic a netizen with real name certification as a doctor of China Japan Friendship Hospital said that people with allergic constitution may have adverse reactions to the material of filter element, so we should be cautious in using “magic technology” to prevent haze according to tobacco control experts, the main function of cigarette filter is to filter tar and other harmful substances produced by tobacco combustion, and it does not have the function of filtering PM2.5, let alone pm1.6 Liu Yi, chief physician of respiratory department of Air Force General Hospital, said: “this method is not advisable only from the point of affecting respiration. 1n addition, if you put the filter element into your nose to breathe, you may inhale fine fibers into your lungs, which will also have a bad effect on your body. “ China labor insurance net

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