Welspun India Limited forays into the Health and Hygiene category with Welspun Health
News Desk, News Nation 360: Welspun India Limited, the global leader of home textiles, has announced its foray into the Health and Hygiene category with the launch of ‘Welspun Health’. This strategic pivot is aligned with the organisation’s aim to cater to consumers as well as front line workers’ requirements and support the nation and the world in its fight against the unprecedented global pandemic. Welspun Health is all set to offer an array of innovative hygiene products for medical professionals, institutional use as well as personal care products ranging from masks, wipes, medical gowns, disposable linen, coveralls, hand sanitizing wipes, surface disinfectant wipes and other
relevant lifestyle products. This has resulted in a significant shift in consumer behaviour and a rise in demand for both personal, industrial, and institutional sanitation solutions. Therefore, with care for people at the core of its business philosophy, Welspun stepped up and augmented the prowess of its vertically integrated technical textiles capabilities to manufacture high-quality personal protection equipment for the wellbeing of people. As a part of its wide range of offerings, the company will manufacture 250,000 masks per day including 3 ply surgical mask, reusable mask and N95 respirator. The company is in the advance stage of offering customisation and branding options to large and discerning buyers from a continuous print on medium to registered Logos on masks. Under the Personal Protection Equipment, Welspun is producing 10,000 disposable coverall suits per day made from soft-lightweight fabric with taped seams and certified by SITRA. Welspun has developed 9 certified varieties of BLOOD PENETRATION BARRIER MEDIUM for making COVERALL PPEs. The company is also making washable medical gowns made from soft lightweight fabric for protection. These advanced product performance tests, including tests for Bacterial Filtration Efficiency, Particle Filtration Efficiency, Synthetic Blood Penetration Factor, Flammability Tester and Respirator Résistance give the opportunity to design and build products that are safe for consumers. Dipali Goenka, CEO and Jt MD, Welspun India Limited, told guided by their core ethos of people ahead of everything, they continue to develop innovative solutions under Welspun Health that will help address the surging needs of the world due to the pandemic. As they combat the increasing spread of COVID-19, consumers have adopted a lifestyle centred on health, safety and hygiene. Catering to the ever-evolving customer as well as institutional needs, they have used their existing competence and enhanced their capabilities to introduce a wide range of certified, advanced Health & Hygiene products. With this launch, they are hopeful to fill an existing gap in the health and hygiene segment.
Report : Anustup Kundu