Hydro Aluminium Expal - Translation of the testimony


"The injured persons call it "the miraculous product" and are now the first to recommend it."


Translation of the letter
From Hydro Aluminium Expal



Subject : Evaluation of the use of the DIPHOTERINE® solution



Dear Miss Beaufrère,



Following different maintenance works in 1997 and 1998, we have had to deplore several accidents due to mechanical incidents that could not be prevented. The products involved were sulphuric acid (98%) and a caustic soda detergent (30%).


Since September 1997, after the agreement of occupational doctors (as we have several sites), the Comity of Hygiene and Safety at Work, the Safety Comity, and a specific training (made by PREVOR) of our first-aiders, we have generalized the introduction of the DIPHOTERINE® solution in the risky areas; with the following products :

and Thus :


From this date, the incidents that occurred (pipes breaking) were transformed into minor accidents ; the complementary medical care were limited to :


The injured persons call it "the miraculous product" and are now the first to recommend it.


Yours sincerely,



Claude LEROUX
Safety and Environment co-ordinator