Frequently Asked Questions

1) I want to buy masks with FDA, do you have FDA approval?

"The FDA does not issue any kind of certification to demonstrate a manufacturer is in compliance with the FDA’s requirements." - US Food and Drug Administration

Q: I would like to purchase masks for COVID-19. How do I know if they are counterfeit or fraudulent?

A: The FDA does not issue any kind of certification to demonstrate a manufacturer is in compliance with the FDA’s requirements.

The FDA does not have an exhaustive list of all counterfeit or fraudulent products. To report fraudulent COVID-19 products to the FDA, please email FDA-COVID-19-Fraudulent-Products@fda.hhs.gov.