New Cases of Ebola Outbreaks Create Concern

According to the World Health Organization, a 22-year-old Sierra Leone woman, who had died earlier in the week, tested positive for the Ebola virus. According to Science Magazine, “Even as WHO officials had announced on Thursday that for the first time in 2 years, West Africa was free of Ebola transmission, they had warned of

Researchers Create New GMO Pigs Resistant to PRRS

Facilities that constantly combat Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) may soon find their fight coming to an end, as the first GMO pigs with resistance to the disease have been bred. While PRRS, which causes reproductive failure, weight loss and high mortality rates in domestic pigs, currently has no vaccine, a team of researchers

Custom Ultrasonics to Recall all of its Automated Endoscope Reprocessors

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered Custom Ultrasonics to recall all of its automated endoscope reprocessors (AERs) from healthcare facilities due to the firm’s continued violations of federal law. The reason that the FDA has cracked down, is due to the increased risk of infection transmission. The FDA ordered this recall under the

Visit us at the AALAS 66th National Meeting, Booth #1331!

We are excited to attend the 2015 AALAS National meeting. The AALAS National Meeting is the largest gathering in the world of professionals concerned with the production, care, and use of laboratory animals, and we’re proud to be a part of it every year. This year, we’ll be showing off the benefits of our HaloFogger

Medicare to crack down on C. Diff Infections

In a recent survey of 183 hospitals, Clostridium difficile was the most reported pathogen, causing 12 percent of HAIs and costing thousands of dollars. This could prove worse for healthcare facilities as in 2017, Medicare will start penalizing hospitals that don’t control C. diff, MRSA and other HAIs. Preventing C. diff saves money and protects

Attending the APIC Show?

Are you attending the APIC 2015 Annual conference at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN on June 27th through June 29th? We’ll will be there at the Quip Laboratories booth, bringing you the newest innovations for the healthcare industries. Be sure to look out for the Quip Laboratories Booth (#1236) to find out more about our

See you at TurnKey in San Diego!

Now in its 12th year, the annual TurnKey Conference offers an educational and networking event for facility directors, managers and vendors from all over the world, and TurnKey 2015 already promises a fantastic turnout in San Diego, CA! Come join us at booth 42 on May 7th and 8th to learn about the latest Quip

See you at the Nashville APIC Show!

Attending the national APIC Show at the Nashville Convention center on June 17th through the 29th? Be sure to look out for the Quip Laboratories booth (#1236) to find out more about our exciting facility hygiene solutions. Stop on by, and we’ll show you how to make your facility safer and more cost effective when you do.

Check out our Material Compatibility white paper

It’s not just enough for a disinfecting solution to eradicate microbes and pathogens, it also needs to react well to the surfaces in your facility. Our white paper  on the material compatibility of fogged hydrogen peroxide sheds some much needed light on how dry-fogged hydrogen peroxide reacts with the materials in your facility. You can find