May 25, 2013
6 December 2011
Merck has extended assistance in the flood disaster through the provision of comprehensive water-testing kits.
Merck Limited, Thailand, a German-based pharmaceutical and chemical company, extended its corporate responsibility towards Thai society by engaging with the Ministry of Public Health, National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC), a member of National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA); Ministry of Science and Technology, and the Samsen office of the Metropolitan Waterworks Authority by offering free test kits for analysis of water in the flood prone areas of Thailand. The test kits worth Bt1,481,180 can detect pH, chlorine, ammonium, E-Coli, coliform in water used for portable activity. This is a program of Merck Thailand Corporate Responsibility under the 3 R project “Rescue, Restore, Rebuild”.
Seen in photo are (from left): Mr.Torphong Chaiyasan, Deputy Minister of Public Health; Mr.Aman Bhattacharjee, Managing Director of Merck Limited, Thailand; and Ms.Sutisophan Chuaywongyart, Director – Human Resources and Communications Department, Merck Limited, Thailand; Ms.Cerean Chotivimut, Corporate Communications and CSR Manager, Merck Limited, Thailand; and Mr.Jirapan Lohtrakulchai, Product Manager - Food and Water Analytics, Lab Solutions Department, Merck Millipore.
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