As part of his readiness to gather the world safely next October

"Expo 2020 Dubai" chooses "Dettol" as an official partner for hygiene and sterilization products

Al-Hashemi (left) stressed that the health and safety of workers and visitors to Expo 2020 is a top priority for the exhibition.

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Expo 2020 Dubai announced yesterday that it has chosen Dettol as the official partner for hygiene and sterilization products, as part of a common vision that brings together the international event and the prominent brand to work hand in hand for a healthier and more sustainable future, ensuring the highest level of hygiene and sterilization throughout The site of the mega event.

The exhibition stated in a statement, that under this partnership, Dettol will provide the best cleaning and sterilization products throughout Expo 2020 Dubai, in support of its priorities of ensuring the safety of visitors and employees, noting that hand sterilization stations will be installed that operate without the need to touch the Dettol at all entrance and departure gates, suites and restaurants.


The exhibition added that to raise awareness of best health and safety practices, Dettol experts will participate in sessions during the international event to enhance visitors' knowledge of the importance of hygiene and sterilization and its relevance to public health and highlight the company's initiatives as a leader in health and hygiene innovation.

sign the agreement

According to the statement, the signing of the partnership agreement was attended by the Chief Technology Officer of Expo 2020 Dubai, Mohammed Al Hashimi, Chief Visitor Experience Officer at the exhibition, Marjan Faraidooni, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Expo 2020 Dubai, Mukhtar Safi, and President Chief Operating Officer at the upcoming event, Rolando Martins, in addition to Senior Vice President of Commercial Affairs at Expo 2020 Dubai, Ammar Al Barzanji, Vice President of Corporate Finance at the Expo, Jimmy Patterson, and Senior Vice President of Reckitt in Africa and the Middle East, Taher Malik. , along with the regional general manager of Reckitt in the Middle East, Tasif Faisal.


Al-Hashemi stressed that the health, safety and well-being of all employees and visitors to the Expo 2020 comes at the top of the exhibition's priorities.

He said, "As we are ready to welcome the world starting from the first of next October, we are pleased to enter into a partnership with a trusted and globally known brand such as (Dettol), whose products provide the highest standards of protection."

Recognized for its commitment to innovation and excellence for more than 80 years while keeping people safe in more than 124 countries, Dettol is part of the Reckitt Benckiser portfolio, whose mission is to provide protection, recovery and care in a relentless pursuit of a world Much cleaner and healthier.

Al Hashemi stated that at Expo 2020, in line with its main slogan “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future,” Dettol will unveil more innovations and pioneering products to show how health and sustainability will meet in new ways in the future.

important role

For his part, Reckitt's senior vice president for Africa and the Middle East said: "Our brands have an important role to play now more than ever, in enhancing access to hygiene and health products to combat the (Covid-19) virus."

He added, “(Dettol), as a trusted brand synonymous with gold standards in hygiene and disinfection products, maintains its position at the forefront of consumer hygiene by developing new ways to protect people from germs and infectious diseases, and we are pleased to work alongside (Expo 2020 Dubai). As his official partner for hygiene and sterilization.”


In turn, Faisal said: "We are undertaking the task of responsibly returning life to normal, and we are aware that (Expo) is one of the first major international events to take place after the outbreak of the pandemic last year."

He added, "Our main role is to protect all participants and visitors by providing high-quality health products," noting that "(Expo) gives priority to preventive health measures, and we are honored to partner with him in his path towards making the international event safer for all."

The first "Expo"

It is noteworthy that “Expo 2020 Dubai”, the first international “Expo” to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, and the largest event in the Arab world, will be held from October 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022, inviting visitors from all over the world to participate in building A new world during a six-month celebration of human creativity, progress, innovation and culture.

precautionary measures

"Expo 2020 Dubai" exhibition, in addition to sterilization stations, adopted a series of precautionary measures throughout the exhibition site to combat the "Covid-19" pandemic, including the obligation to wear masks, social distancing instructions, and intensifying meticulous cleaning operations.

All Expo 2020 employees were vaccinated, as the free vaccination offer included all participants and international staff.

• "Dettol" unveils pioneering innovations and products that show how health and sustainability meet in the future.

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