Recyclable visor to fight COVID-19 receives CE mark

CE certification for manKIND visor as manufacturing collective targets 100,000 sales A group of nine manufacturers, who developed a new recyclable visor to be used in the fight against Covid-19, is celebrating a major milestone in style by securing CE certification for the product. The Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), which comprises eight sub-contract specialists and…

Midlands manufacturers complain they are being locked out of NHS PPE contracts

A consortium of Midlands businesses has slammed the UK Government for providing what it has labelled ‘inadequate and inappropriate’ Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) sourced from abroad during the Coronavirus crisis and is calling for Ministers to stop overlooking UK manufacturers that have both the capacity and capability to produce vital equipment. The Midlands PPE Collective…

WEBINAR: Manufacturing Face Masks and PPE – what you need to know

SGS’s webinar, in association with Medilink Midlands, will explain in simple terms the steps that manufacturers must take to place personal protective equipment (PPE) and face masks on the market. Companies are pivoting to include the manufacture of face masks and protective personal equipment (PPE) in their range of products and need the right answers to ensure that products meet the required regulations.