Citroen museum: For car fans confined to their homes during the coronavirus crisis, Citroen has expanded its online museum, Citroen Origins, with a podcast and other multimedia offerings.
Masks and sanitizer: BASF, a supplier of automotive coatings, will donate 100 million protective masks to the German government, and 1 million masks to the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, where the company is based. Separately, BASF says it has retooled several manufacturing sites in Germany to produce up to 1 million liters of hand sanitizer.
- Axalta, another automotive coatings supplier, is producing thousands of liters of hand sanitizer at plants in Europe and the U.S. It is donating protective gear such as masks, gloves, gowns and even car-seat covers to health workers in the U.S., France, Belgium, and Germany.
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