Performing immunological examination against CoVID-19

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Everyday there are more people added to list of infected by Covid-19 in Chile, At ICL we are concerned about the well-being of our workers. We are constantly taking the best measures to confront this worldwide pandemic.

Last Tuesday, may 19th takes along an inmunological test to identify all the personnel and rule out possible suspects of contagion by Corona Virus.

This test consists of the qualitative detection of IgG and ImG antibodies against CoVID-19 through a finger prick whole blood sample, which gives the results in just 10 to 20 minutes.

The exam was performed at ICL by Lorena Varas, nurse and manager of High Clinic, who took all the preventives and sanitary measures to get along with this exam in the best possible way without exposing any of our workers.

Acquisition of a Thermal Camera in ICL as a preventive measure for CoVID-19

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At ICL Cátodos we are concerned about the well-being of our workers in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is why we have had the latest technology to measure corporal temperature of our employees and manage the fluency of people avoiding the accumulation of these at the access point through a Thermal Camera for measuring body temperature.

Our Thermal Camera has a multi target measurement of temperature, with black body allowing a temperature reference. This system in addition of the camera, includes a software and an alert which notably helps in a fast detection of possible coronavirus cases.

Apart from this measure we have carried out preventive, labour and social measures training, we have given face mask to all our employees and bottles for individual consumption. In addition to conducting surveys before the shift to identify possible infections.


Keeping distance but getting closer to ours.

New partnership between ICL Cátodos and Glencore Technology

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Since 2007, ICL and Glencore Technology have a contract for the exclusive manufacture of ISA, KIDD and KIDD HP permanent cathodes. During this long period, Glencore Technology and ICL have formed an outstanding team, in which Glencore Technology has made available their designs, operational experience in electrometallurgy and the best materials available in the world. On the other hand, ICL has developed a highly sophisticated industrial and services structure in permanent cathodes manufacture, maintenance and reparations.

Due to logistical reasons, Glencore and ICL have decided to introduce a change in this supply management. This change is that ICL is the company that will perform the cathodic plates marketing for South America. The objective of this change is to strengthen communications and services in the Latin America Region.

Starting January 2020, ICL began to market its products directly to the clients, that is, the documentation of their users requirements, confection and presentation of quotations, proposals for public and private offers, direct selling processes, closing sells, signing contracts and accepting products or services purchase orders and performing the entire after sales management.