Name: Vitacore Industries
Products: N95 and N99 respirators, surgical masks, children’s masks
Manufactured In: Burnaby, BC
Where to buy: Company website, London Drugs, medical distributors
Canadian Owned: Yes
Burnaby-based startup was the first certified Canadian manufacturer of N95 masks and in early 2021 became the first manufacturer of N99 certified masks. They also make surgical masks (ASTM 1, 2, 3) and children’s masks. With the capacity to make 4 millions masks per month, this company has stepped up in a big way to domestically solve PPE challenges.