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Redwood City company shifts operations to make face shields for hospitals

Original post made on Apr 9, 2020

Before the coronavirus pandemic rocked the world, Carbon used its printing technology to crank out midsoles for Adidas. Now, it has a new mission: supplying health care workers with face shields.

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Posted by Neilson Buchanan
a resident of another community
on Apr 9, 2020 at 5:17 pm

This is a great example of how adaptive the local and international supply chain can be. But it takes months of adaptation to test and go to scale. Within a few more months we may be surprised with adequate supplies, reagents, equipment, etc. I just got an email from Canada about hockey helmet manufacturers producing hospital products such as face shields.

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