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Saint-Gobain in Italy is supporting COVID-19 research in the hope of avoiding a new wave of the epidemic.
B Santhanam is CEO of the Saint-Gobain Group in India. He tells us about the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic in this vast country, which is very gradually emerging from lockdown, along with new consumer expectations and changes to working life.
Given the high number of people infected with Covid-19, hospitals have had to increase their bed capacity. Our teams, materials, solutions and customers have been helping them achieve this target in record time.
To ensure the safety of employees exposed to the public, Saint-Gobain Glass Bâtiment France has launched Glass Loft Protection health protection glass for counters and offices.
As people on lockdown at home can no longer shop at an outlet, outlets are coming to them. With its new “Telhanorte Ja! At your door” service, the Brazilian home improvement products and services brand has created small self-service outlets in the street.
Since the beginning of the crisis, Saint-Gobain employees have always outdone themselves to find solutions in the fight against the COVID-19.
A contactless stand for alcohol hand sanitizer developed by a PUM employee in France for internal use became a best seller in just a few days.
As the Covid-19 pandemic slowly releases its grip on that part of the world, Javier Gimeno, Senior Vice-President, CEO Asia-Pacific Region, talks to us about the post-Covid-19 feedback from China and the Group.
Pierre-André de Chalendar joined the Green Recovery alliance, on behalf of Saint-Gobain, in order to develop investment plans aligned with European climate commitments and designed to boost the economy after the crisis.
Armand Ajdari is Head of Research and Development at Saint-Gobain. In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, he tells us how his teams are adapting, working together and managing to innovate, despite the restrictions, for the benefit of the Group... and the common good.