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Ensures room isolation during fluid transfer
Company claims the as yet unnamed disinfectant will kill Ebola and Enterovirus D68
Fishers Services has for many years been a big player in the UK linens and laundry business but a small player in cleanroom garment laundering. Recently it expanded and is now providing a national bespoke service. Susan Birks visited the cleanroom facility in Livingston to find out more
The ingredient is used in many products as an antibacterial
Provides quick, accurate identification and counting of major pathogens
Commercial QC organism preparations are widely used for growth promotion testing, but do the growth characteristics differ from supplier to supplier and could this affect the results in the lab? Rapid Micro Biosystems describes a recent study that offers some insight
Nearly 60 cases are reported in the London area, rising from 40 in 2012
A breach in sterility within a classified facility can cause delays and lost product batches. Chris Langley, Bioquell UK, looks at how establishing a Contamination Event Recovery Plan can minimise what could otherwise be costly delays
Bacteria are blown into the air, onto users and onto bystanders, risking cross contamination between washroom users
With little change in gown cleaning services over the past 50 years, Richard Kinsman, CO2Nexus, argues that cleanroom garment users in the US would benefit from a more innovative approach to laundering
Handles filling requirements for clinical trials and medium batch production with peristaltic aseptic filling technology
The selection of personal protective equipment (PPE) for chemical hazard situations is a complex task and often is either over- or under-specified. DuPont illustrates the need for systematic risk analysis to get it right