As the coronavirus pandemic is ravaging the world, a Turkish company Elektral presented vending machines for face masks, which provide personal protective equipment with zero human-to-human contact, as footage filmed in Izmir on Saturday shows.
«We think a person should take the mask and other disinfections or other PP equipment from everywhere like metro stations, like airports or other places... Еще. And these vending machines can dispense these products [24/7] without any limitations,» said Elektral's Vice President, Erdem Dincsoy.
The new vending machines are expected to be installed at airports and subway stations in Istanbul soon. A date is yet to been announced.
According to the state-run Anadolu Agency, Turkey has registered 47 coronavirus cases so far.