Blood is one of the most important components in the human body. Your decision to donate blood through a blood donor can save one life, or even several lives at once. However, it is not only beneficial for the recipient of blood, blood donors will get advantages too.
WHO data shows that blood needs in Indonesia reach around 5.1 million bags of blood /year, while those fulfilled only around 4.2 million bags of blood.
PT Lautan Otsuka Chemical organizes Blood Donations every 3 months followed by all LOC employees who are eligible for blood donation. by holding a blood donor PT LOC every 3 months, we hope we can help with the needs of blood in Indonesia.
Indonesia is located in an area prone to natural disasters. The volatility of the Indonesian mainland due to the meeting point of some fragile plates of the earth and the entry of the archipelago in the "Ring of Fire", an active range of volcanoes around the Pacific Ocean. It all makes Indonesia familiar with the events of natural disasters.
On December 22, 2018, a tsunami caused by the eruption of Anak Krakatau in the Sunda Strait hit the coastal areas of Banten and Lampung, Indonesia. At least 426 people were killed and 7,202 injured and 23 people missing due to this incident. According to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), the tsunami was caused by high tides and underwater landslides due to the eruption of the mountain.
PT Lautan Otsuka Chemical committed to help all forms of disasters that occur especially in Indonesia. Let us help our brothers and sisters who are suffering from this natural disaster, hopefully what we have given can be very meaningful for those who are now affected by this natural disaster.