Category Archives: PPE Information

Canadian face mask company with an innovative post-pandemic plan

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has been a critical business in Canada over the past 14 months. And, Crown Mutual Group (CMG), a Vancouver-based manufacturer of medical-grade face masks, is vowing to be there for Canadians through this final stretch of the pandemic and beyond. “While we know you are more than tired of covering up, CMG […]

Are face masks killing the common flu bug?

If video killed the radio star, then masked killed the common cold, at least that’s the gist of it. This notion is a fascinating development because of all that social distancing, hand washing, and mask-wearing. New data emerging from studies conducted by the Journal of Hospital Medicine over the pandemic’s span indicate the rise of […]

Crown Mutual Group support “Our Daily Bread” with a much-needed donation of masks.

April 1st, 2021 Easter weekend this year came with a little something special for a Toronto food bank, and not from who you would expect. From the other side of the country in Vancouver, BC, a PPE manufacture called Crown Mutual Group has graciously donated 15,000 surgical face masks to the very noble institution, Our […]

Canadian PPE manufactures support humanitarian disaster in St. Vincent.

Over half-a-million masks are en route to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, after a nearby volcano forced the evacuation of over 20,000 residents. The masks are created and being donated by Crown Mutual Group, a Canadian PPE manufacturer. The Canadian Association of PPE Manufacturers (CAPPEM) is organizing a group donation, and Crown was happy to […]

New ASTM Standards for Reusable Face Masks

Crown Mutual Group has had a valuable alliance with a Vancouver company called Masked For Work, since the beginning of our adventure with PPE. Not just because they are great people doing great things.  It’s because, Stephanie Sang, Masked For Work’s CEO, has taken the time to commit to develop a quality product we can […]

Why Testing Surgical Masks Is Important

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the global population to adopt new ways of living, including the wearing of masks as a new norm.  With the pandemic dragging into 2022, the general public has begrudgingly become more aware of the quality of protection available from face masks available on the market.   It has even accelerated R&D […]

ASTM International Standards in review.

As I researched this article on ASTM, we were informed and surprised at some of the data we uncovered from various credible sources. Among them and most prominent is that this fundamental testing institution is relatively unknown, with nearly 50% of health care professionals. With this said, we have taken it upon ourselves to spread […]

Crown Mutual Group Supports Canucks Autism Network

On Monday, December 14th The team at Crown Mutual Group have been working tirelessly ever since the COVID outbreak to facilitate multiple opportunities. Our learning curve has been steep, and the challenges have seemed insurmountable but now, months later the reality that has unfolded has been nothing less than staggering. When we started, we had […]

Face Shields and Why You Should Be Using One

COVID 19 has got its grip on the world. And although there seems to be light at the end of the tunnel with the latest reports of a vaccine being on the way, we still have a way to go and still very much need to protect ourselves from this pandemic. As people grow increasingly […]