Essential Tips on Hygiene
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
We all should know the importance of washing after using the toilet, yet less than 50 percent of people actually do it — and almost no one does it properly. Wash for 30 to 45 seconds, scrubbing between fingers and under nails. It’s even a good idea to lather, rinse and repeat.
Salmonella comes in many strains
Salmonella comes in many strains
Ecuador reports 137 H1N1 cases, 11 deaths
Thursday, August 6, 2013
The H1N1 Influenza A virus has killed 11 and infected 137 people this year in Ecuador, spreading to 14 provinces out of its 24 provinces, the Ministry of Public Health said Tuesday.
A troubling trend in teens drinking hand sanitizer
Thursday, August 6, 2013
Medical experts warn parents to watch for danger signs of young people getting drunk on the over-the-counter cleansers, which have a high percentage of ethyl alcohol.
Hand sanitizer may have ignited hospital fire that hurt girl, 11
Monday, July 2, 2013
Update, Feb. 20, 2013: A mix of hand sanitizer, olive oil and static electricity was apparently to blame for a hospital fire that burned an 11-year-old Oregon girl earlier this month. Oregon State Fire Marshal investigators said Wednesday that olive oil used to remove medical testing residue likely combined with hand sanitizer and sparks from static electricity created by bedding and clothing to start the blaze that left Ireland Lane with serious injuries, according to Rich Hoover, a spokesman for the agency. Feb. 19, 2013: Hand sanitizer ignited by static electricity is being investigated as the potential source of a hospital fire that severely burned an 11-year-old Oregon cancer patient, officials said Tuesday.
Perhaps The Dumbest Idea Ever –
Thursday, July 2, 2009
Perhaps The Dumbest Idea EverBy: Jane WellsCorrespondent APYoung boy wearing protective mask against possible swine fluPeople like parties. Parties are big business. Tupperware parties! Gold-selling parties! Botox parties!Swine flu parties?The BBC reports that some Brits are holding “parties” where they intentionally mingle with people infected by the H1N1 virus. Party-goers expose themselves to infection in order to get sick now and build up resistance to H1N1 before the virus becomes deadlier this winter.”I don’t think it is a good idea,” Dr. Richard Jarvis of the British Medical Association says with characteristic British understatement. Even though this particular flu virus is…
H1N1 Flu Virus (Human Swine Influenza) upgraded to level 6 Pandemic by WHO
Monday, June 15, 2009
H1N1 Flu Virus (Human Swine Influenza) upgraded to level 6 Pandemic by WHOHuman swine influenza has been reported in Canada, Mexico and the United States, and several other countries. Governments around the world and the World Health Organization are engaged to investigate and address this situation. Swine influenza (sometimes called swine flu) is a strain of the influenza virus that usually affects pigs, but which may also make people sick. Human swine influenza is a respiratory illness that causes symptoms similar to those of the regular human seasonal flu. The symptoms include fever, fatigue, lack of appetite, coughing and sore throat. …
Soapopular to be used in Schools in Mexico City and region Hospitals
Monday, June 8, 2009
Soapopular to be used in Schools in Mexico City and region Hospitals in several states As part of an ongoing effort to stem the spread of H1N1 Swine Flu, the Federal Government of Mexico announced today that they will purchase SOAPOPULAR for use in Public School Systems and Regional Health Centres via IMSS, the state run Health Care department. Talks continue for supply to the District federal of Mexico City….
Soapopular lead Hygiene sponsor @ IAPA
Monday, April 27, 2009
Soapopular lead Hygiene sponsor @ IAPA Toronto, CanadaSoapopular becomes lead Hygiene sponsor for the 2009 IAPA show….
H1N1 outbreak in Mexico City
Saturday, April 25, 2009
H1N1 outbreak in Mexico City Soapopular Inc. announced positive results from extensive testing performed on H1N1 Swine Influenza after SARS devastated the Canadian tourism industry back in 2002 and resulted in 44 deaths in Toronto. Soapopular Alcohol Free Hand Sanitizer was tested by ARIVAC labs in Montreal and showed excellent results in neutralizing and killing the bacteria associated with H1N1. Additional testing is now underway with the 2009 CDC version of H1n1 Swine Influenza….
CSSA show a true success for SOAPOPULAR
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
CSSA show a true success for SOAPOPULARToronto, CanadaCSSA show a true success for SOAPOPULAR at is 2nd annual show. Soapopular showcased 3 new products at the show which featured partner relationships with Plus 2 Sanitation, FORDIS, UNISOURCE, and Swish Maintenance. The new 550 ml brackets and the unique stainless auto dispenser stand were featured at the show. See featured products here….
Soapopular makes huge splash at the HRPAO
Friday, January 30, 2009
Soapopular makes huge splash at the HRPAOToronto CanadaSoapopular makes huge splash at the HRPAO annual conference.The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) is Canadaâ€™s HR thought leader with over 18,000 members in 28 chapters in Ontario and other locations across Canada and around the world. The annual conference was held this year in Toronto, and SOAPOPULAR made its debut to all members as viable way to address Pandemic Planning and infection control into loss sick days and employee productivity….
Plus2Sanitation Canada official re-distributor for Soapopular
Thursday, January 15, 2009
Plus2Sanitation Canada official re-distributor for Soapopular Montreal CanadaPlus 2 Sanitation Canada becomes official re-distributor for Soapopular in Canada. Soapopular and Plus 2 owner Mr. Paul Roy are pleased to have entered into agreement wherein Plus 2 Sanitation will market Soapopular thru its 1800 distributors or cleaning and hygiene products. www.plus2sanitiation.com…
Soapopular creates Joint Venture in European Union Agreement
Friday, December 19, 2008
Soapopular creates Joint Venture in European Union AgreementToronto, CanadaCEO Steven Orrett congratulated his team in signing a JV deal with Swedish Partners Jan Liljeberg and new JV CEO, Patrik Sjoo of Stockholm Sweden to create SOAPOPULAR GMBH. The new joint venture company will be situated in Hamburg Germany and oversee Soapopularâ€™s expansion into all EU based countries. …
Soapopular makes debut to the Ontario Hospital Association
Thursday, November 6, 2008
Soapopular makes debut to the Ontario Hospital AssociationToronto â€“ Ontario, CanadaSoapopular Alcohol Free hand Sanitizer made its Healthcare sector debut under the blessing of the Ontario Hospital Association Healthy Achieve 2008 conference held at the Toronto convention Centre recently. Health care practitioners were interested to test a product with efficacy in killing common germs and viruses and that it can be used a viable alternative to the infection control methods being mandated by the Who , CDC, Health Canada and other Health Agencies. There are now over 30 large Healthcare facilities across Canada utilizing SOAPOPULAR. …
Soapopular AB announced the sale of Soapopular products the ICA Chain
Monday, November 3, 2008
Soapopular AB announced the sale of Soapopular products the ICA ChainStockholm SwedenSoapopular AB announced today the launching the sale of Soapopular products at an initial 400 doors of the ICA Chain. ICA Sverige AB operates 1,382 retail stores as of 2007. The stores have different profiles, depending on location, range of products and size: ICA NÃ¤ra (“ICA Near-by”) â€” Convenience-type stores for daily retail needs.ICA Supermarket â€” Mid-size supermarkets, located near where customers dwell or work carrying a wide range of products.ICA Kvantum â€” Superstores for large, planned, purchases. Large spaces allocated for traffic and parking. Typically located outside of the…
SOAPOPULAR Joins the International Federation of Infection Control
Tuesday, June 3, 2008
SOAPOPULAR Joins the International Federation of Infection ControlMontreal, CanadaAt the annual conference of CHICA in Montreal, Soapopular Inc became the first â€œAlcohol Freeâ€ member of IFIC (www.theific.org) alongside other multinational companies engaged in the development and sale of infection control products â€“ CHICA- Canada is a national, multidisciplinary voluntary association of professionals. CHICAâ€“Canada is committed to improving the health of Canadians by promoting excellence in the practice of infection prevention and control by employing evidence based practice and application of epidemiological principles. This is accomplished through education, communication, standards, and research and consumer awareness. www.chica.org…
Soapopular Alcohol Free Hand Sanitiser Praised by Consumers
Friday, November 17, 2006
Soapopular Alcohol Free Hand Sanitiser Praised by ConsumersNovember 17, 2006 – The 100mL travel size alcohol free Soapopular Hand Sanitiser is effective at killing most harmful germs and bacteria within seconds, without drying your skin. The unique foaming formula is fast drying, non-stinging, and will leave your hands feeling fresh and clean with no sticky residue!…
Soapopular Introduces Convenient New 30mL Personal Size Alcohol Free Hand Sanitiser
Friday, October 6, 2006
Soapopular Introduces Convenient New 30mL Personal Size Alcohol Free Hand Sanitiser Toronto, October 6, 2006 – Soapopular introduces a new 30mL personal size to their alcohol free hand sanitizer product line. The new personal size comes with a unique “misting” sprayer that is convenient to take with you anywhere, anytime. The gentle, alcohol free formula kills harmful germs and bacteria within seconds.”We are responding to the needs of consumers” said Karyn Gibbons, Director of Corporate Communications, Soapopular Inc., “and we believe the new 30mL size perfectly complements our existing product line which includes the 100mL and 550mL…