The Covid 19 pandemic has shown that the UK is over reliant on purchasing from other countries. Unprecedented world-wide demand has led to critical PPE and medical supplies shortages throughout the UK. It has led to growing calls from politicians and senior health officials about the need to create an indigenous PPE and medical supplies industry to safeguard against future shortages.

To give an indigenous supply of face masks, using innovation and manufacturing experience BTM has started a surgical mask manufacturing facility in south Wales to produce top quality surgical masks and face coverings.