ILC Dover expedites approval and manufacturing of new PAPR hood

NIOSH has expedited their typical month-long regulatory approval process to one week for the PAPR hood

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Study reveals 58% savings when operators choose reusable garments

Researchers from the American Reusable Textile Association have reviewed life cycle data on reusable and disposable ...

Dräger sets up respiratory mask production facility in the UK

Germany-based Dräger has received an order from the British government to deliver respiratory protection masks (FFP3)

Antimicrobial textile specialist receives IAC certification

Switzerland-based SANITIZED TecCenter has had its in-house microbiology lab certified by the International A ...

Glove testing systems: ensuring the highest levels of safety

Barrier systems such as isolators or RABS play a fundamental role in the protection of people and products in ...

Hughes Safety Showers launches multi-nozzle misting shower

The decontamination solution has been made for general use as part of overall hygiene facilities or for the ...

Integrity Cleanroom starts business in the US

British-based company has incorporated in Texas with a brand new ecommerce platform and a team of professionals in the ...

Social distancing in a lab

While rigorous hygienic standards are already in place, new practices are required to help those in the cramped ...

Mondi to produce melt-blown nonwoven fabric for face masks

German plant has announced it will have the capacity to produce more than one million masks a day

STERIS gets emergency authorisation for mask decontamination

The FDA has issued an Emergency Use Authorization to STERIS for N95 or equivalent respirator decontamination

PPE focus: Hand protection for working with chemotherapy drugs

Ann Van Den Borre of Ansell explains permeation, penetration and the test methods to ensure hand protection when ...

Cleanroom garments: Risk focus meets quality by design

A holistic approach for cleanroom garment validation spends more effort at the outset of design phase and on design ...

Containment: key to tackling coronavirus outbreak

China and WHO authorities agreed that further studies on the severity and transmissibility of the virus are needed and ...

3M parters with Cummins to increase HEPA filter production

The partnership has been formed to produce more of 3M’s powered air purifying respirators to meet COVID-19 PPE needs

Ansell CEO has “serious concerns” about export control of PPE

Protective equipment supplier has expanded production capacity of PPE critical to essential industries but is concerned ...