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FEMA COVID-19 Critical Supply List

March 26, 2020
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There are critical supplies needed to fight COVID-19. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has published the critical supply list via the link below.

Please circulate this list throughout your organization to see how you can help.

FEMA is requesting that any company that can help provide these supplies email the link below: or submit this form on their website. 


Supplies Needed:

Diagnostics and testing
  • CT contract agents
  • ELISA and RT PCR laboratory equipment and reagents
  • Leak proof cups for aspirate collection
  • Regular basic blood panel supplies
  • Respiratory viral panel (RVP)
  • RNA Extraction Kits
  • Sample collection tubes
  • Sample extraction (EUA)
  • Specimen transport bags
  • Swab kits
  • Swabs for buccal sample collection
  • Swabs for nasal sample collection
  • ThermoFisher TaqPath enzyme
  • Viral transport medium
Diagnostics and testing: RNA Extraction Kits
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG 1000uL Tips
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Biohit Pipette Tips
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Lysis Buffer
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Magnetic Silica
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Wash Buffer 2
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Wash Buffer 3
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Disposables
  • BioMerieux NucliSENS easyMAG Extraction Buffer 1
  • Qiagen AVL Buffer
  • Qiagen EZ1 Advanced XL Virus Card v2.0
  • Qiagen EZ1 DSP Virus Kit
  • Qiagen EZ1 Virus Mini Kit (RUO)
  • Qiagen QIAamp DSP Viral RNA Mini Kit
  • Qiagen QIAamp Viral RNA Mini Kit (RUO, large)
  • Qiagen QIAamp Viral RNA Mini Kit (RUO, small)
  • Roche Magna Pure 96 DNA and Viral Small Vol
  • Roche Magna Pure 96 Lysis Buffer
  • Roche Magna Pure Compact Small Vol
  • Roche Magna Pure LC Total Isolation Kit
Disinfection consumables/biohazardous waste management
  • Bag, disposable for biohazardous waste PPE and clinical waste without sharps
  • Body bags (suitable for burial or cremation)
  • Chlorine
  • Disinfectant
  • Sanitizer / alcohol based hand‐rub
  • Set: mask, gel and soap for targeted population
  • Soap, surgical
Medical equipment
  • Controlled Air Purifying Respirator (CAPR)
  • Needles
  • Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR)
  • Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) Visors
  • Syringes
Personal protective equipment
  • Face shields
  • Gloves
  • Goggles
  • Gowns (disposable and linen)
  • N‐95 Respirators (per FDA EUA guidance)
  • Protective eyewear
  • Safety box/sharps container (must be labelled “Biohazard”)
  • Shoe covers
  • Shrouds
  • Surgical caps
  • Surgical Level I/LLL masks
  • Tyvek coveralls with hoods
  • Tyvek hoods
  • Tyvek sleeves
  • Tyvek suits

Download the list here.