" We're running all we can do now, day and night. There will be about 250.000 masks in a week. Now, a lot of the boxes set out at once with the transportation of air cargo. The prices on the right of air cargo has almost doubled in a short period of time.
it is Peter Carlsson is out of the lagerdelen of the company's ACE Protection AB is Outside the gate is a meadow, a neighbor on the north side is the Hedströms Trucking company, in the opposite direction is naturbruksskolan.
ACT's Protections of factory, warehousing and office facilities in Melbourne. Photo by Lars Näslund
more global concerns.
" Look, over there, the shelves are almost empty. As early as two to three days after the first coronalarmen it started, since then, there have been a total rush.
Peter Carlsson is the ceo of the for a small company in Melbourne, it is typically a quiet commune in a half an hour's drive southeast of the hotel.the ACT is the Protection of AB's president and ceo, Peter Carlsson, the company's stock. Many of the shelves ready-made masks should be were empty when the DN visited. Photo by Lars Näslund
as the Trucks speed up in the Spolaregatan in order to load and unload all of Peter Carlsson's 18 employees have the time to fold, push, join, and packaging, is a good illustration of the global fight against this new coronavirus.
The ansiktsmaskfabriken is just one of the many who are now working at full speed. ACE's Protection, it is the year 2000, the German storkoncernen Drager, perhaps, the most well-known in Sweden, and alkotestmätarna. In order to produce the facial features, in addition to Sweden, a plant in the republic of south Africa and a supplier in Guangzhou, China.
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In Sweden, he is now at max capacity of 14 million masks per year. This corresponds to an increase against the normal of 60 to 70 per cent, according to president and ceo.
the Production from our supplier in China at the disposal of the government which has now, in order to be able to fill the need. Nothing is allowed to be exported from there, " says Peter Carlsson.
Most in the industry are u.s.-based 3M, the major is also a Honeywell. 3M's chief executive officer, Mike Roman, said, ”we are increasing our production as much as we can, and we are running 24/7”. Its competitor, Kolmi-Hopen, with the factory in Angers, in France, the manufacturing is normally a 170-million masks per year. A couple of weeks, they received a sudden set of orders in the more than half a billion masks, " says the New York Times.
Outside of a grocery store located in Casalpusterlengo, in the north of Italy on a Sunday: more and more people are starting to move with the face masks out of your everyday life. Photos: The "Lost"
only in China, 40 companies are licensed to manufacture the protective clothes and masks for both the national distribution. However, because of the demand in China is extreme, it is not enough. Several million rounds of personal protective clothing have been sent only to the worst-hit city of xi'an.
even in countries far away from China, the demand for the masks taken off. Creative e-retailer, has captured the moment, often through the introduction of masks, and even as fashion accessories. This is, obviously, the money to do that.
Slide 1 of 2 , the face mask needs to be applied appropriately in order to squeeze to tightly around the mouth and nose. It shows Peter Carlsson how to do it. Photo by Lars Näslund, Slide 2 of 2 , a Photo by Lars Näslund, Slide show
But how well it will protect the masks against the covid-19? An infectious disease specialist, has warned against an over-reliance on a normal face mask which is, for example, is sold in pharmacies. Folkhälsomyndigheten also points out that, ”in order that the respiratory protection device to provide its intended protective effect, it must be tailored to the person who will use it. Training in the proper use of respiratory protection is necessary.”
" There's no reason to believe that the use of masks in the community could help with the spread of the virus, Anders Tegnell, statsepidemiolog the Folkhälsomyndigheten, said to dagens nyheter.
the masks are being set up in full; the lines of the robots and the conveyor belt, and a few of our employees who ensure that everything runs as it should. However, there is also a manual step, such as placing ready-made masks, one by one, into a slot of the shrink-wrap.
and this fall is even a ready-made face mask from the bottom of the carton to be packaged. The machinery is now going on around the clock. Photo by Lars Näslund
We do mask it with the best protection. With a little bit of help, we get to the end of the right of way. The warm, moist air that we are breathing in, with a certain amount of resistance goes out the vent, around the nostrils closes it. How smooth it is, does not appeal to the idea of being forced to work with it for hours.
president and Ceo, Peter Carlsson, is grateful for the opportunity to be the company that makes the machines that they use in mask-making, hold to not far from Melbourne. Photo by Lars Näslund, How does it feel in by Peter Carlsson, and staff, on behalf of the order, while on the other side of the world are forced to live in quarantine, struggling against an insidious virus?
Peter Carlsson, the question is-assumed.
" I think we have a positive talk in here, all of you will feel that you are making an effort in order to help others. The staff are very, very loyal. But, of course, it helps when everyone also know that we have orders in for the next year.<