Greiner Bio-One Offers a Challenge to Combat the Ebola Outbreak

Greiner Bio-One North America, Inc. is proud to announce that we will be making a monetary donation, as well as, donating product, including VACUETTE® Venous Blood Collection Tubes and the VACUETTE® TUBE-TOUCH passive safety device, to the Ebola outbreak through AmeriCares. A.C. Marchionne, President and Chairman of the Management Board, reiterated, “We have a responsibility as a scientific community and as a company providing safety products to help contribute to the prevention and cure of this deadly virus.  I would like to challenge others to make similar contributions to help combat and control this outbreak.” Greiner Bio-One would like to put forth a challenge to our partners, competitors and peers to make a donation to this cause to help combat and control this outbreak. Our global response as healthcare professionals and manufacturers can make the difference in the lives of thousands. Donations can be made by contacting AmeriCares at americares.org. AmeriCares delivers immediate relief to survivors of natural disasters such as earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, volcanic eruptions, tsunami, tornadoes and famine, and also responds to human suffering arising from man-made political strife and war. They are dedicated to providing free medicines and medical supplies on an ongoing basis to hospitals, clinics and health care programs serving poor communities worldwide.  Greiner Bio-One North America, Inc. is a privately held plastic manufacturing company located in Monroe, NC whose four divisions manufacture a variety of products for the medical and research fields. The manufactured products include plastic ware for the cultivation and analysis of cell and tissue cultures, microplates for high-throughput screening related to drug screening, products for blood and specimen collection, tests for the detection of bacteria and viruses, as well as, custom-made products. As an international manufacturer with global reach, Greiner Bio-One provides the manufacturing, distribution logistics and product application support to the world’s largest hospitals, pharmaceutical and biotechnology corporations.
 
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