Lending a hand for flood cleanup
Summary: Coverage on the social corporate responsibility by SWM Johor Bahru for the flash flood victim at Kangkar Tebrau.
As part of its corporate social responsibility, SWM Environment Sdn. Bhd. (SWM) had once again come forward to assist the
victims of Kampung Baru Pandan and Kampung Bunga Ros, Kangkar Tebrau flash flood, recently.
Johor Regional Manager of SWM, Mohd Zan Arris disclosed that preparations for the cleanup had been done earlier by SWM
through monitoring made by SWAT Responz Squad who recorded heavy prolonged rainfall throughout the week.
Mohd Zan said that the cleanup operation involved seven personnel including five SWM-owned
bulk waste trucks and
bulldozers. The operation gathered a total of 1.62 metric tonnes of solid waste such as furnitures affected by the flooding.
The public can refer to schedule signage posted in their residential areas. Contact the Indahkan Malaysia line at 1800887472
to obtain assistance to clear waste in event disaster in the state.