COVID19 Chemical Manufacturers Coverage

NEWS: Governments Identify Businesses that Should Remain in Operation During COVID-19 Pandemic

Following the U.S. Department of Homeland Securities’ recent identification of the U.S. chemical industry as Essential Critical Infrastructure, many regions, state and local governments are following suit to deem those businesses and sectors that should remain operating during the on Coronavirus (COVID-19). See below for the latest developments around the country.

What Businesses Are Considered Essential Under Tri-State Workforce Reductions Order
NBC New York – March 23, 2020

LIST: Services deemed 'essential' under Gov. Baker's order
Western Massachusetts News - March 23, 2020

Lamont spells out essential businesses, others to close tonight
The Wilton Bulletin (Danbury, CT) – March 23, 2020

The complete list of California's essential workers
KTVU-TV (Oakland, CA) – March 23, 2020

Coronavirus in Florida: Are you an essential employee?
WFLA-TV (Tampa, FL) – March 23, 2020

What’s open, what’s closed under Gov. Whitmer’s coronavirus stay-at-home order (Michigan) – March 23, 2020

List: Complete list of Massachusetts essential services
WCVB Boston - March 23, 2020

Here’s the full list of businesses that are allowed to stay open in Massachusetts under Charlie Baker’s order – March 23, 2020

What jobs are 'essential' during a stay-at-home order?
WSTP-TV (St. Petersburg, Florida) – March 23, 2020

Chemical Industry Deemed Essential Critical Infrastructure
Happi News - March 23, 2020

Entire list of what are ‘essential’ COVID-19 services
South Coast Today (Boston, MA) – March 23, 2020

What are essential businesses? Here's what will remain open in Ohio
WLWT5-TV (NBC Affiliate in Cincinnati, OH) - March 23, 3030

Essential Ohio Businesses and Industries Still Open Amid Stay At Home Order
Continental ENews (Continental, OH) - March 22, 2020

Gov. Carney issues stay-at-home order over COVID-19
Delaware Public Media – March 22, 2020

Homeland Security recognizes food, ag sectors as ‘essential’
Watt Ag Net (Rockford, IL) – March 22, 2020

Who goes to work during 'stay at home' order? Homeland Security provides list of 'critical infrastructure'
Livingston Parish News (Denham Springs, LA) - March 22, 2020

Department Of Homeland Security: Chemical Industry Deemed Essential Critical Infrastructure
MENA-FM (Amman, Jordan) - March 21, 2020

What Exactly is an Essential Business or Industry?
NBC Connecticut – March 21, 2020

Department Of Homeland Security: Chemical Industry Deemed Essential Critical Infrastructure
WDRB (Louisville, KY) - March 20, 2020

What 'shelter-in-place' orders really mean in the era of the coronavirus pandemic
KGW-TV (Portland, OR) – March 20, 2020

These are the workers the U.S. government deems ‘essential’ amid the coronavirus pandemic
Fortune Magazine - March 20, 2020

What's a ‘Shelter in Place’ Order, and Who’s Affected?
WIRED Magazine – March 20, 2020

These are the jobs and sectors exempted from California’s coronavirus stay-home order
Los Angeles Times - March 20, 2020

ACC: 'Essential' for industry to continue operations during Covid-19 outbreak
Chemical Watch - March 19, 2020

Industry sectors push Washington to name them ‘essential' as COVID-19 curtails business
Plastics News - March 19, 2020

Chemical, Cleaning Industries Essential to Fighting Virus: DHS
Bloomberg Environment – March 19, 2020

ACC to Trump, governors: Keep chemical industry going during coronavirus crisis
S&P Global – March 18, 2020

Area manufacturers 'producing, delivering, shipping' – but watching supply chain (Johnstown, PA) – March 18, 2020

How small chemical company leaders are dealing with the coronavirus
Chemical & Engineering News – March 17, 2020

US chem industry should maintain ops during coronavirus – ACC
ICIS News - March 17, 2020

Baton Rouge area chemical plants discuss pandemic plans after worker tests positive for COVID-19
WAFB9- TV (Baton Rouge, LA) – March 16, 2020


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