Lebanese School Sprays Students With Disinfectant as Part of Coronavirus-Prevention Campaign

A school in the Lebanese capital of Beirut sprayed its students with disinfectant before they entered their classrooms on February 25.

Albayan School told Storyful that this was part of a preventive campaign to raise awareness and protect its students from the new coronavirus.

The school told Storyful that it sprayed Microbecs AP RTU on the students.

“Microbecs™ is non-irritant and 100% safe on humans and pets,” according to the product’s website.

Lebanon confirmed its second case of coronavirus on February 26. The patient was quarantined in a Beirut hospital after returning from a religious trip to Iran, Reuters reported. Credit: Albayan Schools via Storyful