Fayette Glove Plant

Stan Ingold

The new coronavirus is running amok in Alabama. Health officials are concerned a new wave of COVID-19 cases will not level out until after the holidays. That means personal protective equipment is still in high demand. Most people are wearing masks and face shields. One of the other main pieces of PPE is disposable gloves. A plant in west Alabama is the only factory in the nation that makes a certain kind of these gloves.