For those in Texas, Never Give Up Upholstery is making cloth masks and currently taking orders. They can best be reached via phone or email:
Never Give Up Upholstery
2730 Leroy Street
Pearland, TX 77581
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One of terminal members passed this along, saying this is "one of the best articles on masks and respirators, including reuse or extended use."
If you use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in the course of your business, attached you will find a CDC's PPE Burn Rate Calculator, which may be useful for planning and optimizing PPE use where shortages may occur... more »
Does anyone have any thoughts or guidance on managing COVID-19 PPE and cleaning material waste? It appears some localities are allowing it to be handled as regular municipal trash but I want to see what everyone else is doing.