Dormagen, Germany – Arlanxeo is producing more than 10,000 litres of hand sanitiser in Dormagen, as part of its efforts to help curb Covid-19 pandemic.
The disinfectant will be donated to the town of Dormagen, where Arlanxeo Deutschland GmbH is based, the rubber maker said in a 28 May release.
“We want to do our bit locally in Dormagen, where we have our largest site in Germany, and help to minimise the risk of infection,” said Stefan Rittmann, managing director of Arlanxeo Deutschland GmbH.
The disinfectant is being produced at the Arlanxeo pilot plant at Chempark Dormagen. The unit normally works on process and product developments for the company’s research laboratories and production plants.
The first part delivery to the town of 700 litres has been made to Dormagen’s fire and rescue service. Among others, the disinfectant will go to the schools in in the German town.