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Coronavirus: BC facility to produce N95-equivalent masks to avoid another shortage in Canada

CA, 29 Sep 2020
A B.C. company is hoping to kick start competition for medical-grade Canadian-made face masks that are essential for health-care workers, in an effort to help the country avoid a second shortage of the much-needed product.

Early in the coronavirus pandemic, medical-grade masks were in short supply, with the U.S. president at one point even threatening to cut off Canada's American supply.

Robin Gill reports on the race to create personal protective equipment right here in Canada.

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