Federal Government Seizes Over 10M Fake 3M N95 Masks In COVID ProbeThe most recent seizures occurred Wednesday when Homeland Security agents intercepted hundreds of thousands of counterfeit 3M masks in an East Coast warehouse that were set to be distributed.
'Not A Problem That Is Going Away': 3M Fighting To Keep Counterfeit N95 Masks Off The FrontlineThere's been a surge in fraud and counterfeit PPE cases since the beginning of the pandemic. Counterfeit respirators even made it to the frontline in Minnesota. 3M is taking an active stand to prevent them from getting to our health care heroes.
Time Magazine Recognizes Minnesota InventionsThe Breath-99 company makes the mask that not only prevents a person from spreading the coronavirus but also protects the person wearing the mask.
3M-Designed Science Kits Allowing 3rd-Graders To Get Hands-On Learning At HomeLike many kids these days, Maya Consti isn't where she'd like to be. She misses her teachers and hands-on learning. But that's where a 3M engineer is stepping in.
Minnesota To Spend $700M Of 3M Pollution Settlement Funds To Improve East Metro Drinking WaterMinnesota officials want to spend $700 million to make sure families in the east metro have safe drinking water.
3M Reports Sales Up 6% Year Over Year, Stocks Go Up3M has been in the news frequently during the coronavirus pandemic. Among the things the company manufactures are the much sought-after N95 masks.
3M Files 18 Lawsuits Over Allegedly Unlawful N95 Mask Sales3M says courts have issued six temporary restraining orders and four preliminary injunctions so far to stop N95 sales that it says are unlawful.
3M, MIT Join Forces On COVID-19 Test Offering Results In MinutesFast, accurate and widely available testing remains a major problem in the fight to control COVID-19. It's something scientists at 3M and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology hope to change.
‘Our Approach Is Ambitious’: 3M And MIT Researchers Team Up To Develop Rapid Diagnostic Test For COVID-19Minnesota-based 3M is teaming up with researchers from the Massachusetts Institute Of Technology to develop a new rapid COVID-19 test that can be completed at point-of-care -- and within minutes.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Sues Over Fraudulent N95 RespiratorsOne of the lawsuits says the defendant tried to sell 5 billion respirators at double their list price to the state of Indiana, calling the offer an "Easter gift."
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Donating $20 Million To Research, Health Care Workers & Disproportionately Impacted PopulationsMinnesota-based 3M says it’s donating $20 million to support health care workers, COVID-19 research and communities disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey CompanyThe lawsuit seeks unspecified monetary damages as well as all profits derived from the alleged scheme, which 3M said it plans to donate to COVID-19 charitable organizations.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: President Trump Says '3M Saga Ends Very Happily'President Donald Trump is touting the end of a dispute with 3M to supply millions of masks to medical professionals on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus.
Coronavirus Updates: Pres. Trump Invokes Defense Production Act, Orders 3M To Make Face MasksPresident Trump blasted the Minnesota-based company 3M in a tweet Thursday evening, after invoking the Defense Production Act to force the company to produce face masks.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month3M has announced plans to produce two billion N95 respirators within the next year to aid in the fight against COVID-19.