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MRSA – A serious threat

MRSA – A continuous and serious threat to Healthcare Facilities & Communities Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is bacteria that causes infections in different parts of the body. MRSA has mutated in the past 50 years. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in three people carry some type of staph bacteria and two …

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Healthcare Waste Management – Risks & Mitigations

The waste produced in the process of healthcare activities contains a higher number of potential infections and injuries than any other type of waste. The term healthcare waste includes all types of waste being produced within healthcare facilities (HCFs) including wards, emergencies, operation theaters, laboratories, and research centers, etc. According to the World Health Organization …

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Be careful…

– Coronavirus is more stable on plastic and stainless steel. – NIH study found that the Coronavirus survives for longer up to 2-3 days on plastic and stainless-steel surfaces. – A study published in lancet reported Coronavirus to survive on plastic and stainless steel for even upto 7 days. Fear is even spreading faster than …

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Have you ordered for CORONAVIRUS?

Coronavirus can sustain on plastic surfaces for 2-3 days   – Is your delivery boy following necessary recommendations to avoid Coronavirus transmission? – Reuters reported that delivery drivers for several companies say their jam-packed routes don’t allow them to follow recommended safety procedures, like stopping to wash their hands [1]. – One driver for Uber …

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Protector® kills 99.99% of Coronavirus

Health & Hygiene Limited, innovation leader in infection prevention solutions, is pleased to announce next leap forward in safety and protection. Protector Facemasks were tested by the Institute of Biology, University of Campinas-UNICAMP. The tests were carried out using Coronavirus strain MHV-3 genus Betacoronavirus (same family and genus as SARS-CoV-1, SARS-CoV-2/COVID19 and MERS) and cell …

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A Potential Threat, Often Ignored

Your facemask is not protecting you completely; Viruses & Bacteria are still retained on its outer surface, causing a potential threat of transmission Pathogens on the outer surface of the masks may cause self-contamination. Coronavirus, Adenovirus, bocavirus, respiratory syncytial virus and influenza virus were most commonly isolated. A hospital study demonstrated highest bacterial and fungal …

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Protector® Antimicrobial Face Masks

An Effective Line of Defense against Viruses (Coronavirus), Bacteria & Microbes Face masks are intended to be used by medical personnel, patients and general public for the protection against microorganisms, dust particles and fluids. Facemasks are definitely good choice to minimize the exposure to microorganisms and dust particles present in the environment; however, in certain conditions …

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