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Paws for the Handwashing Cause: Washington State Students Honored for Teaching Hygiene Education

A group of Kittitas (WA) students who used their school mascot Paws to help teach their classmates about good hand hygiene behaviors are the recipients of the 2018 “Healthy Schools, Healthy People, It’s a SNAP” National Award. The honor is...
20-Jun-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Better Cleaning In Cold? Researchers Explore Ways to Enhance Detergent Performance In Low Temperature Washing

Research that explores new ways for laundry detergents to improve their cleaning performance in lower wash temperatures was honored with the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Distinguished Paper Award, recognizing the most outstanding research to...
8-May-2018 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


ACI to Present the Chemistry of Clean “Live” at USA Science & Engineering Festival

A simple activity will demonstrate how chemistry is essential for creating consumer products – specifically liquid hand soaps – at the American Cleaning Institute’s (ACI) booth during the USA Science & Engineering Festival April 7-8 in...
2-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


ACI: Packets Up! = Accident Prevention

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) has a simple reminder for parents and caregivers: “Packets Up! is accident prevention.” PACKETS UP! is ACI’s consumer safety initiative to help reduce the number of accidents related to liquid laundry...
15-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


American Cleaning Institute Statement: Study Examining Effects of Cleaning Product Chemicals

In response to a widely-reported study, the American Cleaning Institute said that laundry and dishwashing products have a minimal impact overall through the selection of ingredients that biodegrade during wastewater treatment,
16-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Longtime Sasol Executive Tom O’Brien Receives ACI Distinguished Service Award

Tom O’Brien, a leader with more than three decades of experience in the chemical and cleaning product supply chains – including many years with Sasol – is the 2018 recipient of the American Cleaning Institute Distinguished Service Award.
31-Jan-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


ACI Unveils ‘Exploration Clean’: Teaching the Chemistry Behind Cleaning

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) launched “Exploration Clean”, an online experience aimed at teaching middle-school students the science and chemistry behind cleaning. This is the first step in creating a platform containing educational...
29-Jan-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


ACI Statement: FDA Final Rule on Healthcare Antiseptic Ingredients

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI)welcomed a decision by the Food and Drug Administration to defer rulemaking on critically important ingredients used in healthcare antiseptic products, including soaps, hand washes and rubs.
19-Dec-2017 4:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Manufacturers Help Infection Control Experts Make Sense of FDA Rules on Antiseptic Ingredients

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) will help infection control experts better understand the process and possible results from pending U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) decisions on the safety and effectiveness of certain active ingredients...
14-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT


Chemicals and Asthma: ACI Webinar Series to Explore the State of the Science

The first of an American Cleaning Institute-sponsored webinar series on “Advancing the Science on Chemical-Induced Asthma” kicks off February 25 to help provide researchers with greater insights on an often mischaracterized topic.
16-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST

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