Chemical Industry Council of Illinois (CICI) Members


Mark Biel, Chief Executive Officer
[email protected] or 217/522-5805 


Afternoon Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update – 7,695 Confirmed Cases, 157 Deaths; Extension of “Stay at Home” Order; Decontamination Services; Law Firms & Other Services   

This afternoon, the Illinois Dept. of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting a total of 157 deaths, an increase of 16 from yesterday, out of 7,695 now-confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, which is an increase of 715 new cases since yesterday. In total, 43,656 people have now been tested for the virus, an increase of 3,272 new tests since yesterday. 

You can see where these cases are occurring at the State of Illinois COVID-19 website which also contains more information on this outbreak. In addition, Western Illinois University has an put together this Map of COVID-19 Cases in Illinois & Surrounding States to give you a better picture of where COVID-19 cases are at in relation to areas surrounding Illinois.  

Extension of “Stay at Home” Order:  If you recall from yesterday’s Update, Governor Pritzker issued a 30-day continuation of his previous “Stay at Home” Executive Order (EO). This EO contains the same provisions as the previous order allowing essential businesses and its employees to remain operating but does include a new provision prohibiting any price increases for any medical equipment, medicines, supplies, and personal protective equipment (PPE) used to combat the COVID-19 outbreak. This new order is attached to this e-mail.  

Decontamination/Disinfection Services: If you need to decontaminate and disinfect a site with regards to COVID-19, here is a list of the following CICI members offering such services:

ERC Midwest:

Heritage Environmental Services: and Heritage Business Services

SET Environmental:

Roux Associates: Roux Decontamination, Roux Loss Claims

GZA Environmental - Deep Cleaning & Disinfection Services

Ramboll -

If any other CICI Affiliate member has similar services which they want mentioned in this update, please contact Brad Babcook, CICI’s Director of Legislative Affairs at [email protected]

Law Firms & Other Services: Once a week, CICI will highlight the various services of our of CICI Associate member law firms and other CICI members which offer various consulting services concerning COVID-19. We will only be sending out this information once a week to keep these Updates as brief as possible. Tomorrow’s update will include updated information from CICI’s Associate members. 

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