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22 10, 2015

International Infection Prevention Week – October 18-24, 2015

By |October 22nd, 2015|Disinfectants, International Infection Prevention|Comments Off on International Infection Prevention Week – October 18-24, 2015

International Infection Prevention Week is observed during the third week of October each year. The aim of this annual campaign is to raise interest in and awareness about infection prevention. Health acquired infections (HAIs) are a major complication of hospital care. HAIs may be caused by any infectious agent, including bacteria, fungi, and viruses, as [...]

6 07, 2015

Infection Control Market – Global Forecast to 2020

By |July 6th, 2015|Disinfectants, Infectious Diseases|Comments Off on Infection Control Market – Global Forecast to 2020

According to a research report from Markets and Markets, the global infection control market will reach $16.7 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 6.7% during the forecast period (2015 to 2020). The report list the key factors driving the market as the rising aging population, prevalence of chronic diseases, increase in the number [...]

18 09, 2014

Study Finds Hospital Elevator Buttons a Hidden Source of Bacteria

By |September 18th, 2014|Disinfectants, Lab Equipment|Comments Off on Study Finds Hospital Elevator Buttons a Hidden Source of Bacteria

Cross-contamination is a prevalent problem, mainly in hospitals. According to recent reports from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), hospital-acquired infections now affect one in 25 patients. A new Sunnybrook-led study of three large urban hospitals finds that elevator buttons are more likely to be colonized by bacteria than toilet surfaces. Published [...]

19 08, 2014

Global Sterilization Equipment and Disinfectant Market to Reach USD 9.15 Billion in 2019

By |August 19th, 2014|Disinfectants|Comments Off on Global Sterilization Equipment and Disinfectant Market to Reach USD 9.15 Billion in 2019

Disinfection and sterilization of patient-care items and equipment is key to infection control in hospitals, medical offices, laboratories, and pharmaceutical cleanrooms. A new report published by Transparency Market Research forecasts that the global sterilization equipment and disinfectants market that was valued at $5.13 billion in 2012, will grow at a CAGR of 8.5 percent during [...]

11 07, 2014

Inactivate Microorganisms Using Metrex CaviWipes

By |July 11th, 2014|CaviWipes, Disinfectants|Comments Off on Inactivate Microorganisms Using Metrex CaviWipes

Contamination of environmental surfaces in labs and hospitals lead to the transmission of several healthcare-associated pathogens. Studies show that healthcare-associated infections (HAI) remain one of the largest threats to patient morbidity and mortality in the United States. According to the CDC healthcare-associated infection (HAI) prevalence survey report, about 1 in 25 hospital patients has at [...]

14 12, 2013

Buying and Using Clinical Disinfectants

By |December 14th, 2013|CaviWipes, Disinfectants|Comments Off on Buying and Using Clinical Disinfectants

Things to note while buying and using clinical disinfectants are explained in this blog. Buy CaviCide disinfectants from Metrex!

10 08, 2013

Use Disinfectants Correctly to Prevent Microbial Cross-Contamination

By |August 10th, 2013|CaviWipes, Disinfectants|Comments Off on Use Disinfectants Correctly to Prevent Microbial Cross-Contamination

Effective use of disinfectants prevents microbial infections and microbial cross-contamination; guidelines for the prevention of microbial infections.

8 12, 2012

Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections

By |December 8th, 2012|Disinfectants|Comments Off on Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections

Nontoxic disinfectant cleaner is ideal for use on hard, non-porous inanimate surfaces. It destroys TB, and HBV, HCV, and HIV – in 2 to 3 minutes.