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Apple donating 9 million N95 masks for coronavirus fight


Vice President Pence announced Apple is pulling out all the stops to get more masks to medical workers dealing with the coronavirus.
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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence announced Tuesday that Apple has donated nine million N95 respirator masks to help hospitals and medical workers deal with the growing coronavirus pandemic.

Apple donates 2 million face masks to help U.S. and Europe coronavirus aid [Updated]


Apple is donating 2 million masks, such as this N95 ventilator mask, to help in the COVID-19 pandemic fight.
Photo: CNN video still image

Apple has pledged to donate two million industrial respiratory masks to help health-care workers fighting the coronavirus pandemic in the United States and Europe, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence revealed during Saturday’s White House press briefing.

Pence called on other companies to step up and follow suit with more physical donations. Pence was optimistic about the supply of masks and said clothing-maker Hanesbrands is retrofitting some of its factories to make masks.