ARROWS (Airborne Rescue & Relief Operations With Search), jointly operated by A-PAD Japan, is distributing alcohol disinfectants free of charge to clinics across Japan. The disinfectants were donated by Bayer Yakuhin, Ltd. and Johnson ＆ Johnson.
Eligibility: Clinics in Japan with 19 inpatient beds or less.
Selection process: First-come-first-serve basis. Application will close after receiving a sufficient number of applicants.
・Bayer Yakuhin, Ltd. (HQ in Osaka)
・Johnson & Johnson (HQ in Tokyo)
Bayer Yakuhin’s high Ethanol concentrations (1,000ml bottle × 8 bottles/box)
Johnson & Johnson’s disinfectant alcohol mist (470ml bottle × 8 bottles/box)
*Applicants will receive one of the two items above.
1. Bayer Yakuhin’s high Ethanol concentrations
Ingredients: Ethanol 71.20%; Glycerin 0.01%; Refined water 28.79%
*This product was packaged from food additive alcohol preparations (Ethanol, 78).
*This product is not a pharmaceutical or a quasi-drug. However, it can be used as a hand sanitizer. (April 22, 2020, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan)
2. Johnson & Johnson’s disinfectant alcohol mist (Sold by Dr.Ci:Labo Co., Ltd.)
Ingredients: 83.9ml/100ml Ethanol; Concentrated Glycerin, Medium chain fatty acid triglyceride; Lactic acid;
Sodium lactate solution; Refined water.*Quasi-drugs; Class 4 Dangerous Goods Alcohol, Ethanol; Must use attached pump
ARROWS (Airborne Rescue & Relief Organization With Search),
Peace Winds Japan