Estée Lauder Companies to manufacture hand sanitizer

The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) will reopen one of its manufacturing facilities to produce hand sanitizer for medical staff amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

The group said in a statement: “The Estée Lauder Companies is proud to contribute to the broader COVID-19 relief efforts by reopening our Melville manufacturing facility this week to produce hand-sanitizer for high-need groups and populations, including front-line medical staff. We are grateful to our employees who have worked tirelessly to make this possible. Compensated, employee volunteers will support this vital, meaningful effort.”