Turkey Levent Metro and engaged in the production of professional and hygienic mask signed an important cooperation between the Technical High School was laid.
The cooperation covered by masks manufactured according to standard medical schools in Metro Turkey shelf as a first in Turkey to be offered to consumers. Both students and teachers benefit from the income generated by the masks and other products produced within the scope of Levent Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School Revolving Fund, and students are provided with employment before professional business life and are prepared for the future.
Kovid-19 Levent epidemic began production due to hygienic mask Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School "Levente" Subway Turkey is in masks shelf will meet with consumers as the second week of November. Thus, the production of masks schools in Turkey, for the first time to meet all necessary quality certificates will be offered for sale in a retail chain. With the production process carried out by 2 teachers and 16 students, approximately 40 thousand masks are produced per day. Both students and teachers benefit from the income generated from the mask produced within the scope of the Revolving Fund, and students are provided with employment before professional business life, and they are supported to prepare for the future. In line with this success, some schools in Istanbul are on the way to becoming a producing school by starting the mask production process.
taken all the quality and safety certification with the support of Metro Turkey
The school, which increased its production capacity by purchasing ultrasonic machines with the donation of the Ministry of National Education, started the certification process and received all the necessary certificates to meet the safety standards of the products. Of the masks produced at the end of the certification process; It was ensured to have ISO 9001: 2015 Quality Management System, ISO 10002: 2014 Customer Satisfaction Management System, ISO 13485: 2016 Medical Devices Quality Management System and EN 14683 Quality certificates. An application was made to receive technical personnel training for ÜTS (product tracking system) registration. The masks, which stand out with their quality and reliability and are produced in accordance with medical standards, stand out with their high fabric weight and the meltblown fabric in the middle layer as well as being completely ultrasonically stitched. In addition, the masks produced are disinfected with UV light and boxed.
"We contribute to the national economy and employment"
Making a statement regarding the cooperation, Levent Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School Manager Sevgi Güneş Deniz said, “We are a boutique vocational high school with a capacity of 400 students. When schools were closed due to the pandemic in March, we started researching on mask production. We were the primary education institution that took steps in this regard and thus pioneered other schools. First of all, we tried to meet the mask demands needed by public institutions. We increased our production capacity by purchasing ultrasonic machines with the donation of the Ministry of National Education. Our R&D studies continue in order to further develop our products and increase product quality. We contribute to the economy by offering quality products with the production of masks, and we support the young people who produce while continuing their education to have the personnel characteristics demanded in the business world. Subway Turkey to thank you once again for guidance and support in this process. " said.
"We support domestic production"
The Executive Board Member for Purchasing from Turkey Deniz Alkac Metro said: "Metro in Turkey with the support we give to the development and production of domestic products, we continue to contribute to the country's economy. We are proud to contribute to this important project, which was initiated by Levent Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School, which enables students to successfully participate in the production mechanism that needs to be approached with precision such as mask production. We were both necessary to support the school in order to receive the certification process, and we became the first retail point of sale in Turkey offers these masks shelves. Production will pioneer who want to extend my thanks to all educational institutions for all students and teachers to the family on behalf of Metro Turkey contributed to this work. "