Kimberly-Clark Professional’s ‘Infection Prevention – it’s in your hands’ initiative is designed to help nurses and hospital staff eliminate skin irritation as a barrier to good hand hygiene. The programme consists of a product range and education materials.
At the heart of the programme is the Aquarius dispensing
For hospitals and healthcare environments Vectair Systems offers the Sanitex MVP skin care and surface cleaner programme. The dispenser and refill system combines a dispenser with luxurious soaps, promoting maximum hygiene and leaving hands clean.
The manual skin and surface care dispensers incorporate Biomaster antimicrobial protection into the
The no-touch Autosoap dispenser from Hyprom can be refilled with its hydroalcoholic gel (Sanigel) or antiseptic soap.
Both refills are bactericide, fungicide and virucide according to the EU standards.
The airtight refills incorporate a disposable pump and, because the gel does not come into contact with the dispenser or with the air, the risk
Diversey Care offers a comprehensive range of surface disinfection products with proven and certified bactericidal, yeasticidal, fungicidal, virucidal and sporicidal performance.
The range includes products with Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide (AHP), quats or chlorine as the active. Products containing the patented AHP, including Oxivir Plus and
A study funded by the European Tissue Symposium (ETS) has concluded that jet air and warm air hand dryers have a greater potential to contaminate washrooms by spreading bacteria into the air and onto users and bystanders.
ETS says the findings suggest air dryers could be unsuitable for use in healthcare settings as they may facilitate microbial
For infection control and skin care, Gojo aims to offer a total solution approach with its combination of hygienic hand rubs, hand soaps, moisturisers, dispensing systems and compliance training tools.
The company says its Purell Advanced hygienic hand rub is an ‘entire hospital’ formulation that combines antimicrobial efficacy with