Alcosm Pte Ltd, together with the President of Baby Product Association of Malaysia, Gwei Tze-Co, has donated RM 550,000 worth of Alcosm 75 percent alcohol wipes Ministry of Health.
The contribution of 25,000 packs of 75 percent alcohol wipes will be distributed to hospital and government clinics nationwide to further protect the medical force.
“We introduced our 75 percent alcohol concentration wipes on the March 31 and have received tremendous support from our Malaysian consumers so we want to give back by supporting the medical teams fighting Covid-19. We also heard of the PPE shortage and even though we are not in the business of personal protective gear, we would like to ensure that the medical force has personal hygiene protection as well,” shared Alcosm Pte Ltd co-founder and managing director Tai Zi Kang.
Tai further urged all frontliners and hospital staff to ensure that they disinfect not only their hands but also personal belongings. Items such as handbags, handphones, keyboards, purses, steering wheels and wallets which are often overlooked contain worrying levels of germs so regular disinfection is important.
The company is the first to launch an optimum alcohol concentration wipes in Malaysia and had garnered a high demand from the local market with more than 20,000 packs sold in less than five days since the launch of its website on March 31. Offline, Alcosm™ wipes are available at most major convenience stores, pharmacies and supermarkets nationwide.
“As we come together in difficult times like this, we hope our initiative today will help our valuable medical line up to protect themselves further in the line of duty,” shared Tai Zi Kang.