The U.K. Institution of Mechanical Engineers recently concluded that one of the most promising technologies for improving the cold chain of developing countries was cryogenics using liquid nitrogen or "liquid air." Liquid air is attractive as it offers the dual benefit...
Community hospitals in the southeastern United States have seen a fivefold increase in the number of cases of a dangerous drug-resistant superbug during the past five years, according to a new study. The highly contagious bacteria are known as carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
378 loads! That's how much laundry Consumer Reports' testers did to find the best laundry detergents....
When was the last time you cleaned your refrigerator crisper or meat drawer or washed your can opener? If it's been a while, you might want to clean up your act — or at least your kitchen. A public health and safety organization called NSF International found potentially...
Recent glaring safety lapses involving anthrax, smallpox and a dangerous strain of bird flu are the latest violations at a half-dozen laboratories run by federal health agencies, 11 labs run by universities and eight more operated by state, local or private entities, according...
After employees at a Massachusetts hospital have stripped the beds and wiped down or disinfected all of the surfaces they can reach, Rosie and WALL-E have a turn with the germs left behind. The robots, made by Xenex Disinfection Services, use an intense flash of ultraviolet...
The sustainable and efficient use of resources continues to be an area of emphasis for companies' environmental responsibility initiatives. Many organizations are striving to reduce their environmental impact, and in the process save money, by reducing their use of energy...
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