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StopTheDrop mask design submission deadline extended

Stop The Drop initiative extends the Mask submission deadline for the design competition for another week until Sunday 03/05/20. We always knew that a one-week initial deadline would be a tough call to reach out to the creative community. Everyone involved has worked...

StopTheDrop Press Release

NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANISATION LAUNCHES INITIATIVE OFFERING €10,000 FOR DESIGN OF REUSABLE PROTECTIVE FACEMASKS Not-for-profit organisation Stop the Drop is opening an international, week-long competition, offering €10,000 for designers, engineers and creatives to design...

Sadiq Khan leading the way in containing Covid19

Coronavirus: Khan calls for compulsory face masks on public transport - Southwark News Khan says non-medical face masks should be recommended whenever people are unable or find it particularly challenging adhering to social distancing rules....

Facemasks will become the norm

Coronavirus in Scotland: Wearing facemasks will be the norm, says SturgeonNicola Sturgeon has signalled that wearing facemasks will become commonplace in Scotland as part of the effort to stop the spread of Covid-19....

Face Mask Rip Off is Rife

Sky News Reporting on Price gouging; marking up the cost of items simply because they're in high-demand, has been seen across many online retailers https://news.sky.com/story/coronavirus-rip-off-face-masks-targeting-british-consumers-11974729

Germany – 12 billion maks per year needed

German Government Secretary of Trade and Industry says 12 billion maks per year needed in Germany alone and government will pay incentives to produce them locally spiegel.de – original source (German)