"United Mining and Chemical Company" | News | COUNTERACTING CORONAVIRUS
30.03.2020Taking care of the safety and health of the town residents
In order to reduce the spread of coronavirus in Vilnohirsk, the Vilnohirsk Mining and Metallurgical Plant, has provided the town department of the Main Department of State Emergency Service with a disinfectant solution - sodium hypochlorite, for disinfection of the streets and places of public gatherings.
“In conditions of the threat of coronavirus COVID-19 epidemic, our service is involved in measures of disinfection, and performs sodium hypochlorite treatment of the town,” says Eduard Don, Chief of the town department of the Main Department of State Emergency Service. The rescuers use special vehicles to perform sanitizing of the main routes of movement of the residents of Vilnohirsk and places of potential public gatherings. As of today, part of hypochlorite has already been used, while the employees of the town department of the SES will be able to sanitize the streets and pedestrian walks using this solution for at least another week. Eduard Don expressed sincere gratitude to VMMP for understanding and providing the disinfectant.
The management of the subsidiary plans to continue this work in the town to prevent epidemiological complications and to partially sanitize the streets the town residents use most. “The subsidiary will take all necessary measures for disinfection of the streets and public places to prevent the spread of coronavirus. After all, our primary concern is the safety and health of our workers and their families,” said Oleksandr Prokopenko, Director of the subsidiary.