Novel Coronavirus – Business Information & Resources

Manufacturing to Support Pandemic Response


In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, Elk Grove Village manufacturers are answering the call to address our state’s critical shortage of essential supplies needed by manufacturers, health care providers, first responders, and more.

Let’s get to work. The resources below can help you get started:



Governor JB Pritzker asked the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association and the Illinois Biotechnology Association to lead a new coordinated effort to ramp up production of essential products, foster collaboration by companies wanting to help, increase efficiency, and address regulatory challenges.

If you have the ability to donate or provide needed products or need help finding suppliers, please complete the forms found here.



The following links will direct you to agencies who have released specifications for needed products. If you have product specifications to add to this listing, please contact Josh Grodzin at

FDA: Policy for Temporary Compounding of Certain Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Products During the Public Health Emergency

CDC: The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)

CDC: Approval Support, Test Procedures, Standards, and User Notices For Respirator Manufacturers

CDC: Personal Protective Equipment FAQs


HELP OUR HEROES - Donate Needed Items


iBIO and Serve Illinois are two more organizations offering ways to donate to support our state’s healthcare workers and first responders—people who are ensuring our families, friends and neighbors receive the life-saving care they need during the pandemic.

iBIO: PPE Response Fund Donations

Serve Illinois: PPE Donations




Making new things may require new collaborations. Search our database of Elk Grove-based businesses to find supply chain partners who can provide what you need. In order to view and search the database, please provide the following information: