UNBS certifies four (4) more companies to produce Non-Medical Facemasks

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has certified four (4) more companies to produce non-medical facemasks as of 6th August 2020, bringing the total number of certified non-medical facemasks manufacturers to forty-nine (49).

This is in line with the UNBS mandate of consumer protection, aimed at protecting Ugandans from buying substandard non-medical facemasks which could be harmful to their health, in the wake of COVID-19.

The updated list of certified companies includes;

No. Holding Company Certified Products Product Brand Location
1 Lida Packaging Products Ltd Non-medical face masks made from 100% polypropylene (Four layers) Lida Plot 185, Kampala – Jinja road, Mbalala
2 Southern range Nyanza Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers)

 

Non medical face masks made from 100% polypropylene (Three layers)

Nytil

 

 

 

 

Bliss brand and Nytil brand

Plot 35, Yusuf Lule Road-Jinja, Njeru, Buikwe District
3 Evergreen Safaries limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of 65% Polyester and 35% Cotton Ever green Mutundwe Nalumuye -Jomayi Estate
4 Jude color solutions Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of 65% polyester and 35% cotton (Two layers) Jcs Plot 6 Johnson street, Kampala
  5 Winfred Fashion designers Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of 65% Polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Ntinda Bukoto road , Plot 4090
6 Fine Spinners Limited Non medical face masks made from a 100%  Knitted Cotton (Two layers)

 

Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers)

Fine Spinners Knitted Plot 33A-41ASpring road, KiswaZone Bugolobi
       7 Beier Safety and Security Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Plot 71 Nkurumah Road, Sal Building
       8 Graphic systems (U) Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Plot 8 Buvuma road, Luzira
       9 Unique Uniform Manufacturer Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Uganda House
     10 Sigma Knitting Industries Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Sigma Plot 6, Kimaka Industrial Area
     11 Mmacks Investment Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Mmacks Plot 4171, Block 313 Mityana Road, Buloba. P.O. Box 36260, Kampala
     12 Fundi Building centre Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Buloba
     13 Ex-ken (U) Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35%-outer layer , inner layer-100% Cotton (Two layers) Ekul Plot 17  Mulwana Road Industrial Area
     14 The King Murungi Fashions Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Queens Plot 1179-2,9181 Gaba Road, Kings Gate Mall
     15 Najeru packaging industries Ltd Non medical face masks made from 100% polypropylene (Four layers) Plot 56/58, Walukuba, Masese Road, Jinja
     16 Youth save the nature Uganda Limited Non medical face Masks made from 100% cotton ( Two layers) YSTN Plot 4B, Mutundwe Road, Nalukolongo – Kampala
     17 Christex Garment industry Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) PV Brand Plot 484, Old Kiira, road-Bukoto
     18 Jayne collection and events Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Jayne Kirabo Complex, Plot 2817, Bukoto , Kisasi Road,Room 19, Level 1
     19 Prince Orient Uganda Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Plot 7265,Block 244, Kisugu
     20 Tenge Collection Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Plot 8095, Block 224, Kabalagala Next to Hotel Acacia
     21 Big Concepts Enterprises Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Victor house, Plot 2573, Port Bell Road, Kitintale
     22 Silk Events Limited Non medical face masks made from Chiffron (Inner layer) and a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton-outer layer (Three layers) Silk Non medical masks Plot 132 Spring Road Bugolobi
     23 SCD (Uganda) limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Darling fabric mask Plot 864, 865, 1556, 2706, Bweyogerere – Industrial Area, Namanve
     24 Lurtex Textiles Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Kapeeka Industrial Area
     25 Uganda Industrial Research Institute Non medical face masks made from  100% Cotton (Two layers) Kampala Industrial and Business Park, Namanve
     26 Fresh fashions Collections Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Lugujja kalema road
     27 Sumaco Enterprises Limited Non medical face masks made from 100% polypropylene (Two layers) Sumask Nakasozi Buddo
     28 Lavie Boutique Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers)

 

Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers)

Lavie face masks

 

 

 

 

Lavie masks Cotton100%

Plot 35 , Kimera Close Ntinda
     29 Kwera Ltd Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Kawempe, Kalule Zone
     30 Kyoga Millers (U) Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Kyaliwajjala, Off-Namugongo Road, Kira Municipality – Wakiso
     31 Lily Benefit Investment Limited Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Plot 16 Nalukolongo Ring Road
     32 Gabirica Garments Limited Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Gabirica Plot 1173 off Ssebagala Road, Kikulu Zone, Kisaasi – Kampala
     33 Yaket International Limited Non medical face masks made from 100% polypropylene (Four layers) Yaket Plot 282 Kiwenda, Gayaza–Zirobwe Road – Wakiso
     34 The Northern Rock Investments (U) Limited Non medical face masks made from tChiffron (Two layers) Johnson Plot 3369, Marcella Mukasa B, Namanve – Mukono
     35 Geno-Hitech Uganda Limited Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) F20 Plot 301, Block 33, Wankulukuku- Rubaga Division

 

     36 Youfra Apparel Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Youfra Jowette road, next to Eastern Division Offices,Tororo
     37 Collaborating Operational Services for Scientific Researchers (U) Limited Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers)  Fix Me Kyaliwajjala Namugongo Wakiso District
     38 Dag and Bragan Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Harvest Stitch Plot 1 Kyalema Road Mbuy
     39 Maimugi Enterprises & Cottage industry Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Mugi Cloth Mask Bugolobi Flat unit  H/29/208
     40 Manvi Holdings Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Manvi 5th street, plot 1-3 Industrial Area
     41 Leaven Communications Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Leaven Ntinda – Kigowa, Kampala
     42 Fine Media Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35%-outer layer , inner layer-100% Cotton (Two layers) Fine media Bulenga, Nankuwadde, Dooba Warehouses
     43 Shanom Office Solutions Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35%-outer layer , inner layer-100% Cotton (Two layers) Shanom Plot 150, 8th Street, Namuwongo Industria Area – Kampala
     44 Didas uniform Makers limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) DM masks Plot 17 Market Street, Kiyembe Lane – Kampala
     45 Graecon Designs Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) Graecon Portbell Road, Hajji Ddungu Close – Kampala
     46 Amani Health and Beauty Products – SMC Ltd Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35%-outer layer , inner layer-100% Cotton (Two layers) Kobutungi Plot 2092 Sekimwanyi Road, Namuli Zone, Bukoto – Kampala
     47 Crane Clothing Company – SMC Ltd Non medical face masks made from 100% Cotton (Two layers) Crane Bugiri Kiwalazi, Naluwerere, Bugiri Municipality
     48 Cleaning & General Supplies Enterprises (U) Ltd (CGS) Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35%-outer layer , inner layer-100% Cotton (Two layers) CGS Tirupati Industrial Park, RM 049, Kyebando – Kampala
     49 X-ERA Limited Non medical face masks made from a blend of  65% polyester and 35% Cotton (Two layers) X-ERA Nalunkuma road off Old Kiira road, Kamwokya, Kampala

The number of companies certified to manufacture non-medical facemasks is expected to increase and as such, UNBS will issue updated lists periodically.

Wearing facemasks in public is mandatory for all Ugandans aged six (6) years and above, following the easing of the COVID-19 lockdown.

About UNBS

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body responsible for developing, promoting and enforcing standards in protection of public health and safety, and the environment against dangerous and sub-standard products.

For more information, please contact:

Sylvia Kirabo,

Principal Public Relations Officer,

Uganda National Bureau of Standards,

Bweyogerere Industrial Park,

Plot 2 – 12, Kyaliwajala Road,

P.O Box 6329 Kampala, Uganda

Tel: 0703196903

E-mail: sylvia.kirabo@unbs.go.ug

Website: www.unbs.go.ug