Union Locates 39 Million N95 Masks for Healthcare Workers, Local Governments

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Service Employees International Union United Healthcare Workers West announced Thursday that it located 39 million N95 masks and will make them available to state and local governments and health care systems that are fighting the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Union officials said they also found a supplier that can produce some 20 million protective masks per week and another that can supply millions of protective face shields.