Turkey’s Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Donmez on Wednesday launched a new domestically-produced hand sanitizer under the brand name BOREL, the sale of which will start on Thursday.

“The fight against coronavirus (COVID-19) starts with hands,” Donmez said at the launch event at the Energy Ministry of the product that is derived from the boron element.

“Experts urge washing hands with soap for at least 20 seconds. When it is not possible to use soap, hand sanitizers can be used for personal hygiene,” he said.

Having received feedback from a wide range of customers, Donmez said the top

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