Published On: Mon, Apr 6th, 2020

Apple will present 10M face masks to medical workers

By approach of a operative from home Twitter message, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that a association has sourced and will be donating 10 million face masks. The series is a large boost over a dual million reported final week, and a large strike over a 9 million figure Vice President Mike Pence announced during final night’s White House press conference.

“Apple has sourced, procured and is donating 10 million masks to a medical village in a United States,” Cook says in a video. “These people merit a debt of thankfulness for all of a work they’re doing on a front lines.”

Apple is fasten associate tech companies in donating masks amid a inhabitant necessity as COVID-19 takes an augmenting fee on a U.S. population. Many of a donated masks have been stockpiled, in sequence to belong to California Occupational Safety and Health Standards put into movement following final year’s harmful wildfires. 

Other companies, like Ford, have remade prolongation comforts to emanate additional masks.

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