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Congressional Officials Handed Out Made in China KN95 Masks. There’s Bipartisan Outrage.

January 20, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

It’s no secret that there’s a lot of outrage on Capitol Hill these days. But it’s rare that Members of Congress across party lines agree about it. And this is one instance when their outrage is justified. Earlier this month, […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Made in USA At-Home Testing Kits and Other American-Made COVID Supplies

January 5, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, our team has kept a running list of N95 and other kinds of masks that are Made in the USA. Now, as the omicron variant continues to spread, and at-home testing becomes […]


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Joint Venture To Bring Medical Glove Production, 2,500 Jobs To Virginia

October 8, 2021

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

A major joint venture has committed to build a manufacturing operation in Wythe County, VA, that projects to employ 2,500 people and produce 60 billion medical gloves a year. The investment comes as Virginia has committed $8.5 million to upgrade […]


Industry Focus Areas, Medical

New PPE Production Facilities Planned For Louisiana’s Acadiana Region

May 5, 2021

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

SafeSource Direct LLC, a joint venture between Ochsner Health and Trax Development, will invest $150 million to develop two manufacturing facilities for personal protective equipment (PPE) in Louisiana’s Acadiana Region. The project will create a combined 1,221 new direct jobs […]


Process, Production

Manufacturers Step Up to Produce Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and Respirators in a Hurry

April 8, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Shortages of Ventilators and PPE has become a worldwide problem. Many of our manufacturing partners and other companies are stepping up to help with some innovative solutions. Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) includes such things as masks, goggles and gowns which […]