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Virginia Tech Study Finds Common Household Chemicals Affect Reproduction In Mice

Michael Sutphin, Virginia Tech Virginia Tech researchers who were using a disinfectant when handling mice have discovered that two active ingredients in it cause declines in mouse reproduction. Although the chemicals responsible for the...

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2014-08-12 16:25:14

CLIA CEO Responds To Recent Report ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recent release of a report on norovirus from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) underscores what the cruise industry has known and communicated for a long time: The occurrence of norovirus on cruise ships is rare and it is dramatically lower than the number of incidents of this common illness on land. Norovirus is often referred to as a "stomach bug" and the symptoms...

2014-08-05 23:04:14

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Hand Sanitizers markets. Global market for Hand Sanitizers is projected to reach US$1.6 billion by 2020, driven by rising awareness about health and hygiene and focus on prevention of infectious diseases. San Jose, California (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Hand sanitizers are disinfectants that offer effective protection against harmful pathogens. The focus on preventing transmission of diseases through...

2014-08-05 23:01:34

The new products are designed to offer the latest technology at the best prices. Sylmar, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Kleritec announced today the expansion of their disinfectant and cleaning offerings, in light of recent news from both the FDA and the CDC about antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Among the new products from Kleritec is Medistaph Hand Wipes, Formula 10, and Disinfectant Spray. The Medistaph Wipes protect against MRSA and other antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and can be used for...

2014-07-17 23:04:00

GIA initiates research coverage on the global “Hand Sanitizers” market, as part of its ongoing multiple research projects on diverse industries and markets. The soon-to-be-released report identifies growing awareness over hand hygiene, increasing per capita spends on personal care and hygiene products, and development of alcohol-free easy-to-use products, as primary growth drivers in the market. San Jose, California (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – GIA is pleased to...

2014-07-17 12:29:34

First three-year agreement for this category is indicative of growing demand for electronic hand hygiene monitoring systems among U.S. hospitals CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DebMed has been awarded a group purchasing agreement in the Hand Hygiene Monitoring Systems category with Premier, Inc. Effective October 1, 2014, the new three-year agreement allows healthcare organizations that are Premier members access to the DebMed Group Monitoring System(TM) (GMS). The DebMed GMS...

2014-07-14 08:25:50

Disgusted by all the germs they were coming into contact with on public touch screens & keypads running their day to day errands, they set out to find a solution. POTOMAC, Md., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With its patented technology, The No Touch Pen(R) is a 3-in-1 Antimicrobial Combo Stylus & Pen. The No Touch Pen(R) is made of Copper (a natural antimicrobial alloy) and coated with an extra antimicrobial finish. It consists of 3 tips: Capacitive (for screens that sense finger...

2014-07-08 23:13:34

PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer 30-Day Classroom Challenge rewards educators for teaching students healthy habits. Akron, Ohio (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 During this back-to-school season, GOJO, the makers of PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer, invites teachers to participate in the PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer 30-Day Classroom Challenge. In joining the Classroom Challenge, teachers are pledging that for 30 days (between now and December), they will focus on helping students understand the...

2014-06-30 04:20:13

Nationwide truck wraps manufacturer JMR Graphics comments on an article discussing how Michael Bay's TNT series "The Last Ship" is advertised in Grand Central Terminal. CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- JMR Graphics, a nationwide truck wraps manufacturer, responds to an article published by AdWeek that discusses "The Last Ship," a television serier, and Purell hand sanitizer working together to a joint advertisement in Grand Central Terminal. Photo -...

2014-06-24 12:27:41

New Network from GOJO Industries, the Makers of PURELL® Hand Sanitizer, Rewards Brand Advocates Who Spread Hand Health, Not Germs AKRON, Ohio, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GOJO Industries, inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, today launched the "Be Well Network" loyalty program to reward its consumers for healthy hand hygiene habits and encourage them to spread the word about how to reduce the risk of illness and infection in their daily lives. Members of the Be Well...

2014-06-19 08:28:58

New 70% Alcohol-Based Formulation and Educational Resources Target Healthcare Staff, Visitors and Patients ORANGEBURG, N.Y., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recognizes that hand hygiene is the single most important intervention that helps prevent the spread of infection.([1]) PDI, leader in the continual development of hand hygiene and infection prevention products and solutions, announced the launch of new comprehensive...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.