Navigation Links
TouchSurfaces.Org Launches Public Health Information Site for Advanced Disinfectant Solutions for Use Around Children and Pets
Date:12/10/2009

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- TouchSurfaces.Org launches a public health information website alerting visitors on how the hard surfaces in the home, the work place, and in public venues can act as host to a multitude of infectious viruses and bacteria including H1N1, MRSA, HIV, and others. The new site also provides information about advanced disinfectants most effective for eradicating these unwanted germs.

Germ-contaminated surfaces can be found anywhere and everywhere - in healthcare facilities, homes, daycare centers, offices, airports, stores, athletic complexes, and wherever people gather or pass through. They run the gamut from light switches, faucets, hand rails, door knobs, table tops, counters, elevator buttons, vending machine buttons, ATM machines, bathrooms, and computer keyboards, etcetera.

Research shows that consumers are increasingly searching for harmless products that kill germs; bacteria, fungus and viruses, that may also be used around their children, aging parents, pets and employees.

"Touch surfaces are dangerous and can make you sick. Just touch a germ-contaminated surface, then touch your eyes, nose or mouth and an unpleasant cold, flu or infection can develop within a few days," says physician and popular television medical correspondent Dr. Bob Arnot, who serves as chief medical educator for www.touchsurfaces.org.

"Scientists have recently developed a new biotechnology called SpectraSan 24(TM) that is an advanced broad spectrum disinfectant with 24-hour residual protection capabilities that kills 'super bugs' like MRSA and VRE as well as flu viruses, including the pandemic 2009 H1N1 strain. This is a key factor in staying healthy as the H1N1 virus lives longer on hard surfaces than seasonal flu, which survives just a few hours. Research studies indicate the H1N1 virus can live up to twenty-two hours on hard surfaces and remain contagious for up to eight hours," says Dr. Arnot.

Dr. Arnot says the website TouchSurfaces.Org will provide the public with a medical practitioner's advice on how to prevent the spread of disease-causing pathogens from touch surfaces which pose a silent - yet imminent - threat.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the American Society for Microbiology, cite growing evidence that contaminated surfaces play a key role in the spread of flu viruses.

About Dr. Bob Arnot

Dr. Bob Arnot is a nationally recognized Emmy award winning television medical correspondent reporting on CBS, NBC, CNN, Discovery Health and Fox and is a contributor to TouchSurfaces.Org.

About TouchSurfaces.Org

TouchSurfaces.Org (http://www.touchsurfaces.org) is a public service of BioTech Medical LLC, North Canton, OH. The website is dedicated to advancing public health by providing educational information on new infection control technologies and the effective use of highly developed disinfectants. The site further defines a paradigm shift in the market - moving away from utilizing traditional, highly toxic, and dangerous germ killing solutions to alternatives that protect high touch surfaces for longer periods of time. Subsequently, our goal is to both inform and educate the public on product choices in the market by offering scientific facts, features, and benefits through comparative product and ingredient summaries. TouchSurfaces.Org relies upon the professional experience and guidance of physicians, clinical practitioners, epidemiologists, infection control consultants, and specialty chemical authorities who are highly regarded in the industry. For more information visit http://www.touchsurfaces.org.

SOURCE TouchSurfaces.Org


'/>"/>
SOURCE TouchSurfaces.Org
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Algeos Launches UK's First Private Podiatrist Loyalty Program
2. www.RightMedicare.com Launches to Offer Non-Biased Medicare Enrollment Assistance
3. LQ Performance Strategies Launches the LQ Solutions Vault Providing On Demand Strategic Corporate Training Products and Services
4. Educus.com Launches ICD-9 app for Apple iPhone and Android Devices
5. Ophthonix Launches iZon(R) SL(TM) Polarized Lenses
6. Emergency Medical Associates (EMA) Launches Comprehensive Wellness Program with EngagementHealth(R)
7. Custom Health Plans Revamps Web site and Launches Blog to Help Consumers Find the Best Options for Affordable Health Insurance
8. Allscripts Launches New Innovations in Live Event
9. InfoZoom Launches V6.4 of its Industry Leading In-Memory Data Analysis Software
10. GemaTech Launches Portable Recovery Unit. The Latest Design in Emergency Telecoms Resilience and Continuity
11. Humana Launches Dancetown on Tues., Dec. 8 in Kissimmee
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... ... Anesthesia Progress – Everyone wants less pain during dental surgery, but it can ... have several general anesthesia alternatives and finding the right option can result in less ... Tokyo, Japan wanted to find out which anesthetic was the better choice in a ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... 17, 2017 , ... In the crowded Ath-leisure market, it ... company for several differences from other mainstream brands. , Firstly, in the ... called 'Agile' manufacturing - http://www.leanproduction.com/agile-manufacturing.html . It allows them to have a ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... by the political/social/economic events, Dr. Carol Francis re-releases powerfully uplifting interview with medical ... moments that help everyone endure and pass through tough times, Dr. Bernie Siegel ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... Tampa, Fla (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... IT Excellence Award for Innovation of the Year. , Each year, Pink ... has taken an innovative approach to address a specific business problem or opportunity. The ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... music enthusiasts at the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) winter trade show, ... 22, 2017. , Etymotic’s ER•4® has long been the gold standard for high-definition, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/18/2017)... , Jan. 18, 2017  Tarix Orphan LLC today ... granted a Rare Pediatric Disease (RPD) designation for the ... Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB), a rare genetic skin disorder. ... treatment is limited to supportive care. "The ... Drug Designation previously granted by the FDA in this ...
(Date:1/18/2017)...  Robust competition in the private marketplace is ... prices, according to a new study by ... the first to examine the share of prescription medicine ... managers (PBMs), health plans and other stakeholders in the ... first to show what happens when the list price ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... 2017 North America Insulin Delivery Market Outlook ... America Insulin Delivery Market Outlook to 2022", provides key ... The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, ... segments - Insulin Pens, Insulin Pumps, Insulin Syringes and ... company shares and distribution shares data for each of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: