3M is a multinational conglomerate corporation. The company's defense products include helmets, body armor, and protective eyewear. "3M implements procedures to review and process applications of former government officials. These applicants are screened and questioned aboutany previous involvement with 3M in their former roles. If there is a connection to our company, 3M will work with the applicant’s Department Agency Ethics Official to review for potential conflicts,” a 3M spokesperson told POGO.