US medical disinfectants approved for use in travel

The United States Department of Health and Human Services has approved a batch of medical disinfection wipes to be used in travelers’ luggage.The medical wipes are intended to help reduce the spread of respiratory and gastrointestinal illnesses in travelers.The department has approved the wipes, which are manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, for use on the U.S. mainland, […]

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 […]