KONYA, Turkey

A Turkish research and development firm has developed a disinfectant device to aid in the fight against coronavirus.

The company, Plast Grup, transformed a shower system it developed for hotel use into a disinfectant device amid the outbreak, which began late last year.

“We made some changes to our existing product to help people fight the pandemic,” said Mustafa Bozkurt, owner of the company based in Konya, central Turkey.

Healthy disinfection can be done with the converted device using few materials, he said, adding that it can disinfect 500 people with just 100 liters of disinfectant.

The device,

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