Latest American Cleaning Institute Stories

2014-09-03 12:23:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An advisory committee to the Food and Drug Administration was told that unreasonable FDA restrictions on healthcare use of safe and effective antibacterial ingredients could jeopardize the safety of patients and healthcare workers alike. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140313/DC83006LOGO In a presentation to FDA's Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee (NDAC) organized by the American Cleaning Institute (ACI), health...

2014-07-03 12:23:36

WASHINGTON, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Summertime cleaning tips - including ways to clean sunscreen off all of kinds of surfaces - are highlighted in the July/August issue of the American Cleaning Institute's Cleaning Matters newsletter. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140313/DC83006LOGO Cleaning Matters, available on ACI's website at www.cleaninginstitute.org/cleaning_matters/, offers useful information on keeping your clothes, surfaces, dishes and hands clean as the...

2014-06-16 12:30:07

Ban of Antibacterial Soaps Could Lead to 7.5 Million Foodborne Illnesses, According to the American Cleaning Institute, Personal Care Products Council WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposed rules by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could remove antibacterial soaps and body washes from store shelves - and might lead to 7.5 million new cases of foodborne illness and more than $38 billion in health care costs annually. In an effort to maintain consumer access to...

2014-06-03 23:17:50

The American Cleaning Institute® makes a significant donation to Cleaning For A Reason®, a nonprofit that is dedicated to helping women battling cancer. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Cleaning For A Reason® (http://www.cleaningforareason.org) is pleased to announce continued support from The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI - http://www.cleaninginstitute.org). This year, ACI has donated more than $28,800 to help Cleaning For A Reason® provide the gift of free home...

2014-03-20 12:26:03

In observance of National Poison Prevention Week, prevent and protect children from injury WASHINGTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In observance of National Poison Prevention Week, the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) is working to share messages about laundry safety with parents and caregivers in a new :60 second animated video. This new video could prevent a serious accident as it contains important safety messages about how to safely use single-load liquid laundry packets....

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.