bacteria

desk

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How germs and bacteria thrive on school desks

Bacteria and fungi found on school desks comes overwhelmingly from the children sitting at them, a new study has revealed.
Copper

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Copper allays germy fitness centres

Copper alloys used more in hospitals to help fight health-care acquired infections, aren’t as prevalent in non-traditional spaces where germs also spread.
bacteria

REMI Network

Scientists develop biocide to combat superbugs

Scientists in Canada have developed a new therapy to combat deadly bacteria that is infecting hospital patients worldwide.
antibiotic resistance

REMI Network

High levels of antibiotic resistance found globally

Global data on antibiotic resistance reveals high levels of resistance to a number of serious bacterial infections.
copper surfaces

REMI Network

Copper surfaces in fitness centres reduce bacteria, study finds

Using copper-alloy materials in fitness centres significantly reduced concentrations of bacteria on all equipment types, according to a new study.
disinfectants

REMI Network

Research unveils troubling facts about disinfectants

Sealed Air’s Diversey Care division, and Purdue University, released a study focusing on how well disinfectants kill bacteria.
shopping malls

REMI Network

Four bacteria hot spots in shopping centres

There are many areas in shopping malls where people are likely to catch harmful bacteria and viruses. Here are four hot spots.
pathogens

REMI Network

WHO identifies 12 most dangerous pathogens

WHO published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant priority pathogens, identifying 12 superbugs that pose a threat.