Nurses who regularly use bleach and other disinfectants on the job appear to have a higher risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to research presented in September at the European Respiratory Society International Congress.
Nurses who regularly use disinfectants to clean surfaces could be at increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, researchers announced on Monday.
UviCube has reached its Kickstarter goal and guarantees delivery of its countertop appliance by June 2015.
3M has announced it will buy Ivera Medical Corp., a manufacturer of healthcare products that disinfect and protect devices.
Daylight Medical has announced the addition of a new model to its mobile handheld device disinfection product line called the SKY 7Xi.
The Libman Company offers antibacterial and other disinfecting items for providers fighting cold and flu season.
Clorox Healthcare Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectants are now registered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to kill microorganisms on hard and soft surfaces.
Infection control experts say they have developed a disinfection method that could revolutionize the way healthcare facilities prevent healthcare-acquired infections.