H2O2 Information

Sanitize with Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor Against Healthcare-Associated Pathogens

One of the most versatile sanitization techniques is the use of Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor or H2O2. It is widely know for its effectiveness against all sorts of microorganisms, bacteria and viruses on a broad range of hard surfaces. In those tests, the improved hydrogen peroxide active ingredient proved to have a greater log-reduction of organisms …

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Have you considered in-house sanitization?

Since the onset of the global SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, reducing the transmission of healthcare-associated infections has become even more important. Cleaning and disinfecting are critical to reducing the risk of transmission, but is there another step that hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and skilled nursing facilities can take? There have been many studies being published recently praising …

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Using H2O2 as an Indoor Disinfectant

Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor has been used to disinfect a wide range of biological contaminants in hospitals and laboratories. H2O2 has attracted renewed attention due to its capabilities for inactivation of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and had found immediate use on N95 respirators, allowing their subsequent reuse, as well as potential use for decontamination of indoor spaces …

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Disinfecting Hospital Surfaces Contaminated with Multi resistant Bacteria

The emergence of multiresistant bacterial strains as agents of healthcare-related infection in hospitals has prompted a review of the control techniques, with an added emphasis on preventive measures, namely good clinical practices, antimicrobial stewardship, and appropriate environmental cleaning. The latter item is about the choice of an appropriate disinfectant as a critical role due to …

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Bolster your sanitizing capabilities

Hydrogen peroxide is currently in very high demand from hospitals fighting the spread of COVID-19. Research has shown that oxidizing disinfectants such as hydrogen peroxide are particularly effective against coronaviruses. Hydrogen peroxide is regularly used to disinfect medical equipment and is often preferred to bleach since it safely degrades into water and oxygen when exposed …

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H2O2 effect on Hospital-acquired infection rates

The hospital acquired infections are very common in any health care setting due to certain bacteria, viruses and fungi. In order to find out a solution to this problem, this preliminary study was designed to find out the efficiency of hydrogen peroxide fumigation in reducing the number of microorganisms and improving the disinfection of hospital …

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Reprocessing Personal Protective Equipment with hydrogen peroxide vapor

In September and November of 2020 a study, led by researchers from Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center, Houston, conducted research on the use of hydrogen peroxide vapor (HPV) technology on a large scale to reprocess Personal Protective Equipment in a healthcare system. The researchers were able to recapture and reprocess 29,706 units using HPV, with …

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