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Exclusive Access: How do they make Liquid Medical Oxygen?

Jun 4, 2021, 6:08 PM IST

The demand for Liquid Medical Oxygen peaked during the second wave of Coronavirus. With production not able to keep up with demand, the situation assumed tragic proportions. But as the days progressed, the demand-supply difference normalised.

But what is Liquid Medical Oxygen? Simply put, it is high-purity oxygen used for medical treatment developed for use in the human body.

To understand how Liquid Medical Oxygen is manufactured, Asianet Newsable got exclusive access to the INOX oxygen plant in Kanjikode, Kerala. INOX, one of the largest manufacturer of industrial and medical gases in India and supplies LMO to over 800 hospitals across India.

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