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News Manufacturing General
October 15, 2020  

Micron ships medical grade face masks to a BC municipality

Operating at full capacity, seeking government tenders across Canada and US.

News Manufacturing General
August 21, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford to unveil deal to produce N95 masks at 3M plant

Brockville plant to increase capacity to produce up to 100 million medical-grade N95 masks a year.

News Manufacturing General
July 15, 2020  

Eclipse gets $1.4M in funding from Ontario for N95 masks

Part of the province’s plan to increase the capacity of Ontario-made PPE.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
May 14, 2020  

NS chemists work with mill to create medical-grade pulp for N95 masks

A recent grant from Research Nova Scotia will provide about $72,000 to the project.

News Manufacturing General
May 7, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin helping Medicom with N95 mask manufacturing

Will provide engineering services at new 60,000-square-foot facility in Montreal.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 1, 2020  

China likes Canada’s ‘cool head’ amid US ‘smears’ over COVID-19: envoy

Ambassador Cong Peiwu says Canada and China are working closely to fight the pandemic.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

Trudeau promises stockpile policies overhaul to prevent waste

Expired five years earlier, two million N95 respirator masks, thousands of pairs of medical gloves thrown out in 2019.

News Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

AMD Medicom to open mask factory in Montreal, will create 33 jobs

Quebec government providing a $4-million loan to speed the establishment of the plant.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 7, 2020  

3M makes deal with White House, Canada to get N95 masks

Trudeau calls out the US for incomplete or failed deliveries of COVID-19 countermeasures.