Calgary company to provide Alberta medical staff with face masks
Orpyx Medical Technologies will ensure the province has sufficient medical grade PPE over two years.
Why trade restrictions must be eliminated during COVID-19’s second wave
Nearly 100 countries enacted temporary restrictions or bans on the export of medical products.
Javelin and partners bring reusable protective face shield to market
Design expertise and 3D printing capabilities in the fight against the pandemic.
Details released on $19B anti-COVID-19 spending as cabinet retreat wraps
Funding will help increase testing and contact tracing, support the health care system, ensure PPE supply.
Kruger to supply pulp to manufacture ecofriendly disposable masks
The masks will be made from Kruger’s KruPulp brand
FPInnovations to develop biodegradable face mask filters
Canadian pulp and paper mills will manufacture the product aiming for domestic and international markets.
The Canadian Shield donates 750,000 face shields to education ministries
The value of the 750,000 face shield donation is approximately $7.5 million
Feds invest $4.28B to expand testing and contact tracing
The federal government will also provide $7.5 billion towards personal protective equipment
Making it big: Canadian Shield jumps into face shields
Small Kitchener manufacturer pivots to large production volumes of a patent-pending PPE.
Montreal group wins $330K grant from NFL for helmet challenge
Winning team gets $1 million prize, innovation will be used as a standard for future helmets for football players.
H-Source, Relevium partner to develop global supply of PPE
Platform centralizes procurement of medical surgical supplies for hospitals, governments and businesses.
Biden wants US to produce more of its own pandemic supplies
Dangerously dependent on foreign suppliers” in places like China and Russia.
NS maker of face shields opts for at home assembly by workers
System allows workers to assemble reusable shields in the safety of their own homes.
Plastic folding box manufacturer converts to face shields
Printex Transparent Packaging is now manufacturing protective face shields for frontline workers.
Bauer launches new face protection for safe return to hockey
Designed for players, coaches, administrators, on-ice officials, parents and fans.