The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced it has issued $1.2 million in fines for COVID-19 safety violations since the start of the pandemic. OSHA also released an FAQ regarding the effectiveness of N95 respirators for protection against COVID-19.


Schönox HPS North America (Florence, Ala.) announced that all of its product lines have been approved for inclusion in the Mindful Materials Library, a database of sustainable products created by building industry stakeholders to promote product transparency.