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EGCO Group Donates 1,000 UVC Light Bulbs to Ministry of Public Health To Produce Sanitizer Incubators for Medical Face Masks

8 May 2020

To support medical teams to fight against COVID-19, Electricity Generating Public Company Limited or EGCO Group donated 1,000 UVC light bulbs worth over Bt700,000 through the Ministry of Public Health to the “SOS to Medical Staff in COVID-19 Fight” Group for producing 250 UVC sanitizer incubators for medical face mask sanitization to be donated to hospitals nationwide. The sanitizer incubators are divided into two specifications including 15-Watt and 30-Watt UVC tubes. The sterilized medical face masks with UVC light will be clean, effective to prevent the virus spreading and able to be safely reused. The innovative sanitizer incubators will alleviate the shortage of N95 medical face masks for medical staffs.

EGCO Group realized the importance of our contribution to the country in stopping COVID-19. We thank all medical teams for their dedication and efforts in patient care and wish everyone stay safe and conquer the COVID-19 pandemic in the end.

[In the picture] Mr. Danuja Simasathien (2nd from left), Senior Executive Vice President - Business Development (Domestic) and Mr. Suvapan Chomchalerm (far left) Chief Financial Officer of EGCO Group represented the Company in presenting the 1,000-UVC-tubes donation to Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul, Public Health Minister, along with Lieutenant Dr. Nimit Prasitdumrong, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Physician of Senior Hospital and Founder of the “SOS to Medical Staff in COVID-19 Fight” Group, on 7 May 2020 at  Building 1, Office of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi.