Infection Control & Prevention

10/18/23 By Dana Szymkowiak

What are Drop-In Pacs?

Years ago, hospitals and healthcare facilities faced a significant challenge in the proper disposal of medical byproducts generated during various procedures. Dealing with blood, body fluids, and pathological waste can be messy and hazardous, even…
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10/09/23 By Dana Szymkowiak

Zorb Sheets: Innovative Solutions for Safe Infectious Substance or Hazardous Materials Handling.

When it comes to handling and shipping infectious substances or hazardous materials, compliance is key. Ensuring the safety of both your employees and the environment is a top priority. But what if you could achieve…
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10/09/23 By Dana Szymkowiak

What is Red Z®?

The Origins of Red Z®  Safetec of America, Inc. first introduced Red Z® Fluid Solidifier to the infection control and spill management industry over 30 years ago, and this product has since significantly contributed to…
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10/06/23 By Dana Szymkowiak

What is Green-Z®?

Spills are an inevitable part of various industries, and when they involve blood, bodily fluids, or chemicals, proper cleanup becomes paramount for safety and infection control. Green-Z® is a versatile and cost-effective solution that reduces…
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12/09/22 By Dana Szymkowiak

The Winter Tripledemic: What it is and How to Stay Safe

Winter is here, which means cold, frigid temperatures are forcing more people to stay inside. As we socialize indoors, visiting family and friends for the holidays, we’re spending more time together in enclosed spaces which…
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10/06/22 By Dana Szymkowiak

Everything You Need to Know About Monkeypox

Back in July, the World Health Organization (WHO) publicly declared the current monkeypox outbreak as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). With the challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic still looming, many wonder how…
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11/11/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Controlling the Situation with Red Z®

Accidents can happen anywhere, and when they do, they can result in injuries. It’s impossible to predict when and where an accident may occur, that’s why it’s important that all facilities, no matter the industry,…
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10/14/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

How to Clean Up Blood

It’s inevitable; accidents happen, and you may need to manage a situation that requires careful attention- like the cleanup of bodily fluids. One of the most potentially hazardous substances to clean up is blood. Accidents…
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06/24/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Surface Disinfection: There’s More To It.

Microorganisms are some of the tiniest biological organisms known, but we’ve become far more aware of them in the wake of a global pandemic. As a result, we’ve become suspicious of surfaces in public spaces…
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06/03/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Another Virus to Investigate?

As the United States reopens after months of lockdown and restrictions during the global coronavirus pandemic, another virus is resurging. It’s a very contagious virus that passes between people easily. You may know it as…
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05/06/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Preventing Healthcare-Associated Infections

Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are infections that occur while receiving health care. Patients with medical devices (central lines, urinary catheters, ventilators) or who undergo surgical procedures are at risk of acquiring HAIs. HAIs continue to be…
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02/25/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

How Long Are Germs Infectious on Surfaces You Touch? Part 2

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