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Hand-Sanitiser Portal

Distilling Scotch Whisky
A form to help Scotch Whisky producers connect with related industry suppliers to provide high-strength alcohol and/or produce hand-sanitiser to help combat the spread of the coronavirus.

The purpose of this form is to connect Scotch Whisky producers with related industry suppliers and organisations seeking supplies of hand-sanitiser/bulk ethanol for production of hand-sanitiser to help combat the spread of coronavirus.

Company Address
Point of Contact
May we publicly share your willingness to help?

Hand-Sanitiser Portal news & commentary

15 July 2021

Helping Hospitality: an update on the donations made to hospitality charities in Scotland

We checked in with the two charities in Scotland who each received a donation of £25,000 last year on behalf of the Scotch Whisky industry.

16 March 2021

SWA comments on timeline announced by Scottish Government

28 December 2020

Scotch Whisky Distillers Pledge £50,000 to Support Hospitality Workers Hit by Covid Impact

The Scotch Whisky industry has donated £50,000 to two hospitality charities - The BEN and HIT Scotland - to help support on-trade workers hit by the impact of COVID-19.

09 October 2020

SWA welcomes new COVID-19 support package

07 October 2020

SWA comment on today's announcement on hospitality measures

03 June 2020

SWA writes to Scottish Government Economic Advisory Group

The SWA has written to Benny Higgins, Chair of the Scottish Government's Economic Advisory Group

22 April 2020

SWA Sees Huge Demand for Hand Sanitiser One Month on from Portal Launch

An online Portal connecting Scotch Whisky distillers making ethanol and hand sanitiser with organisations in need of it during COVID-19 has seen over 130 registrations in just three weeks.

25 March 2020

New Portal Launched to Help Scotch Whisky Industry Supply Hand Sanitiser

The Scotch Whisky Association has launched an important tool for companies to help meet the demand of organisations that need supplies of hand sanitiser.

23 March 2020

Scotch Whisky Industry Seeks Clarity on Business Support

The Scotch Whisky industry is seeking urgent assurances from Ministers on aspects of the government's business support package, announced last week as a result of the economic disruption being caused by COVID-19.

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