Staff work pack medical masks at a workshop in Tangshan, north China's Hebei province. Photo: XinhuaStaff work pack medical masks at a workshop in Tangshan, north China's Hebei province. Photo: Xinhua
Staff work pack medical masks at a workshop in Tangshan, north China's Hebei province. Photo: Xinhua

Unmasked: the quality dangers in China’s new coronavirus-induced boom industry

  • Surging international demand for personal protective equipment has lured new players into the lucrative industry
  • But not all entrants can meet the standards required in the country and overseas
Topic |   Coronavirus China
Staff work pack medical masks at a workshop in Tangshan, north China's Hebei province. Photo: XinhuaStaff work pack medical masks at a workshop in Tangshan, north China's Hebei province. Photo: Xinhua
Staff work pack medical masks at a workshop in Tangshan, north China's Hebei province. Photo: Xinhua
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