A chemical device with a chemical that can be used to dissolve and release toxins from an explosive can be safely transported from a bomb to an appliance, according to researchers at Purdue University.The device, called a deuterium-tetrafluorophosphate, was used to disinfect a bomb in a laboratory in January and can be transported from the […]

Which countries have the best and worst healthcare systems in the world?

The best healthcare systems are ones that are efficient, safe, and are accessible to all, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).That means healthcare systems that deliver timely and high-quality services.The worst healthcare system is one that doesn’t have the right mix of the above.But the question remains: which countries are best equipped to handle […]

‘No need to disinfect’ in case of EV outbreak in Kerala – Prakash Javadekar

New Delhi: India’s chief health officer on Tuesday urged the public not to use disinfectant to wash hands, saying there is no need to use them in the event of an EV outbreak.The announcement comes after a woman died in Kerala last week in what authorities are calling a case of suspected coronavirus.The man who […]

Why should you disinfect your clothes?

Why should I disinfect my clothes?A lot of people think that washing clothes in a chlorine disinfectant solution will kill bacteria and kill off odors, but this is a myth.When it comes to cleaning clothes, the key to disinfecting is to use the proper disinfectant spray.If you’re in the market for a new cleaning spray, […]

Microban disinfectants are coming, too

Microbicides are being used as disinfectants, disinfectants for pets, and disinfectants on food and beverages.In 2016, the Food and Drug Administration approved three disinfectants as approved for use in human care, but many companies are still making their own.The FDA is considering approving two more disinfectants that are expected to be sold in pet food […]

How to disinfect your face with bleach

In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, it was an eye-opening experience for some people.The Boston Red Cross had to evacuate hundreds of thousands of people from the city due to a deadly virus.Many were able to return home but some people had to wear masks while cleaning up.Here are some of the best […]