Hygiene

Leaders Attend Sustainability Forum Focused on Tools for Lasting Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Services

Forum with over 150 Attendees from nearly 30 Countries Convened Around Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Sustainability
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AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, July 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Last week, representatives from local and national governments, multilateral organizations such as the World Bank’s Water and Sanitation Program and UNICEF, corporations, foundations, NGOs, and academia descended on Amsterdam for the fifth WASH Sustainability Forum. For two days, participants from around the globe shared knowledge and expertise on national and project level sustainability tools for water, sanitation, and hygiene.

Study Finds Low Hand Hygiene Compliance Rates During Anesthesia Administration

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Washington, DC, June 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Anesthesia providers are missing opportunities to clean their hands during surgical procedures, according to a study published in the July issue of the American Journal of Infection Control, the official publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).

Children International and Planet Water Collaborate on World Water Day Project

Water Project Brings Clean, Safe Water to Thousands in the Dominican Republic
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Kansas City, MO, March 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ -  Children International and Planet Water are collaborating on a project that consists of building five AquaTowers in five days leading up to World Water Day on March 22. The project is taking place in the Dominican Republic at schools and Children International community centers, and will meet the daily water needs of thousands of people.

Children International and Planet Water Join Forces to Provide Clean Water to Impoverished Communities

Three-Year Project Will Give 70,000 People in the Dominican Republic, India and the Philippines Access to Clean Water
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Children International and Planet Water are collaborating on a three-year project that will bring clean, safe water to 70,000 people in impoverished communities in the Dominican Republic, India and the Philippines. These communities have access to water, but have no means of purifying it. Children International and Planet Water will construct AquaTowers at Children International community centers and local schools that will purify the water and make it available for drinking and washing.

2012 Ecolab Sustainability Report: Delivering Clean, Safe and Healthy Environments

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Germs and disease threaten every environment around the world. Ecolab delivers solutions that prevent infection and protect the places where we eat, sleep, work, play and heal.

Ecolab’s approach to creating healthy environments encompasses a broad range of cleaning and disinfecting solutions, as well as protocols, training and tools. Microbiologists, chemists, entomologists — supported by chemical, electrical, mechanical and packaging engineers — work with our customers to identify real-world needs and innovate to develop the right solutions.

Cascades Tissue Group Supports International Infection Prevention Week Events

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WATERFORD, N.Y., October 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Cascades Tissue Group today announced that it has signed on as a sponsor of the Infection Prevention Awareness Campaign through the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). The goal of the program—which culminates with International Infection Prevention Week Oct. 20-26—is to help consumers become better informed and more knowledgeable about infection prevention.

Ecolab: Helping Make the World Cleaner, Safer and Healthier

We share our understanding of the disease process and knowledge of air, surfaces and water to treat microorganisms and help prevent them from spreading
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Clean and sanitary surfaces are essential to life and critical to the success of many businesses. They’re expected and demanded by building occupants, hotel guests, restaurant diners and hospital patients. An effective indoor environment management strategy requires a careful combination of tools and expertise.

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