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PLEASE READ: Executive Order 2020-63 (PDF) urges counties and municipalities to enact ordinances requiring individuals to wear face coverings in public settings. Make sure to check which counties and municipalities have enacted face mask ordinances when considering guidelines for businesses, gatherings and other events. View local face mask ordinances.


The accelerateSC component committees collaborated to produce guidelines that various businesses and organizations can use to safely re-open and operate. The provided best practices are a compilation of best practices South Carolina businesses have identified and are currently utilizing. Vetted by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, the best practices are shared here to show how businesses have found innovative ways to implement the guidelines. The best practices are not intended to replace the accelerateSC guidelines.



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