By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Department of Homeland Security is investigating a counterfeit N95 mask operation.READ MORE: WalletHub: Pennsylvania Among Least Safe States During Pandemic
Fake 3M masks were sold in at least five states to hospitals, medical facilities and government agencies.READ MORE: Heinz Field COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Adding More Appointments
The 3M company is considered the gold standard for N95 masks.
The company’s website has tips on how to spot fakes – including tips on what to look for on the packaging and quality control.MORE NEWS: Pennsylvania Department Of Health Says Flu Activity Across State Remains Low
You can find that information by visiting this link.