SHANGHAI, China, June 10 LinkwellCorporation (Linkwell) (OTC Bulletin Board: LWLL), a leading developer,manufacturer and distributor of healthcare related disinfectants in China,announced today that Mr. Xuelian Bian, Linkwell's Chairman and CEO and alsoVice President of the Shanghai Disinfection Industry Association, personallyled disinfection epidemic prevention teams into some of the worst disasterareas of Sichuan earthquake zone. This development enlarges Linkwell'soperations, in support of China's earthquake relief efforts, as reported onMay 23, 2008.
Mr. Bian led disinfection epidemic prevention teams from Linkwell'ssubsidiary, Shanghai LiKang Disinfectant Hi-Tech Co., Ltd. (LiKangDisinfectant) to Dujiangyan City, only 12 miles from the earthquake'sepicenter at Wenchuan Yingxiu. Dujiangyan City vice mayor, Mr. Yan, who is incharge of culture, education and health for earthquake refugees, expressed hissincere appreciation to Mr. Bian for Linkwell's support.
The disinfection epidemic prevention team participants are all outstandingemployees of the LiKang Disinfectant, including Mr. Wensheng Sun, vicepresident in charge of production and research, Mr. Shifang Yu, vice presidentin charge of marketing and Mr. Arthur Huang, COO of Linkwell Corporation. Mr.Wensheng Sun is also the director of regulation department, ShanghaiDisinfection Industry Association and has more than 10 years of disinfectionbusiness experience. Mr. Shifang Yu previously served as chief of thedisinfection office of Shanghai Jinshan District Center for Disease Control(CDC), and has more than 30 years of pesticides and disinfection experience.Mr. Shifang Yu is the director of disinfection department, the China PestInfestation Control and Sanitation Association. Mr. Arthur Huang is thedisinfection expert of the China Pest Infestation Control and SanitationAssociation.
At the beginning of this monumental endeavor, Mr. Bian said, ''We are thefirst professional disinfection team from Shanghai. According to my previousexperience at the Department of Epidemic Study at the Second Military MedicalUniversity, we taught that the most important operations during apost-earthquake period are disinfection and quarantine, which best controlsinfection and prevents the spread of potential epidemics. With our vastexperience in professional disinfection, our company will contribute topreventing epidemics in the disaster and surrounding areas and help rebuildthe damaged medical disinfection and quarantine systems.''
Besides relief disinfection actions, the LiKang Disinfection team willestablish professional disinfection training classes on location, to createlocal professional disinfectant teams. Instruction will include analyzingexisting and potential disaster situations and providing appropriatedisinfectant solutions. The first training will be held in Dujiangyan andmany trainings will be carried through in the several months. On hospitalinfection control, LiKang will continue to apply their technical andprofessional expertise in the disaster area.
LiKang Disinfection has been active in socially responsible crisisoperations for the past 20 years. Significant contributions includedisinfection operations for relief efforts following the great flood along theYangtze River in south central China in 1998, fighting against SARS in 2003and Enterovirus 71 (EV71) in 2008.
About Linkwell Corporation
Linkwell develops, manufactures and distributes disinfectant healthcareproducts in China through its subsidiary LiKang Disinfectant. Linkwell'sdisinfectant healthcare products are a nationally recognized domestic Chinesebrand in this market segment. Linkwell products include disinfectants inliquid, tablet, powder and aerosol form. Through LiKang, Linkwell has anational marketing and sales presence throughout all 22 provinces, 5autonomous regions, and 4 speci