Hu-Friedy announces the launch of Shine reNEW Instrument Wipes to their line of cleaning and care products. Hu-Friedy Shine reNEW Instrument Wipes effectively polish and protect instruments, restoring lost luster to dull discolored equipment.
The wipes are proven to be successful in the removal of rust, stains, water deposits, and tarnish within minutes of contact. Hu-Friedy's Shine reNEW Instrument Wipes join the previously launched Shine reNEW Stain and Rust Remover, in restoring the gleam to stainless steel and tungsten carbide instruments. Each product is capable of dissolving built-up residue which keeps hinged instruments moving freely.
FDA Bans Powdered Exam and Surgical Gloves
If you’re using powdered gloves in your office, you’ll have to stop using them by January 18 th . The FDA has issued a new rule banning powdered exam gloves declaring that they “present an unreasonable and substantial risk of illness or injury”. The FDA rule specifically states, “The use of powder on medical gloves presents numerous risks to patients and health care workers, including inflammation, granulomas, and respiratory allergic reactions.” There are plenty of viable non-powdered alternatives, the FDA says. In fact, check out some of those options here . What if you’re...Read More