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Straighten It Out

Fact-checkers clarify false claim against OSHA saying masks “don’t work” Seas of misinformation are rough to navigate; an inconvenience multiplied tenfold in a climate of crisis that also happens to fall in an election year. It behooves all of us, therefore, to try and get things right. We’d like to spotlight a a recent defense […]

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Biro, Protolabs Team Up For Rapid PPE

Nidec engineer uses design and project management skills in PPE production When the COVID-19 crisis began to emerge, Josh Biro, like so many people throughout the country, wanted to make a personal contribution to help. And as the pandemic evolved, the Nidec mechanical engineer has been using his skills to help healthcare workers on the […]

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3M’s Mask Production Plan

Plans to use “surge capacity” to make over 1 billion face masks by year’s end Over the past month, we’ve been highlighting companies’ efforts to help out humankind in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Siemens has turned to its 3D printing expertise to supply parts for medical equipment more quickly to the front lines. […]

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