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ACI Relaunches Website: Aimed at a “Clean and Vibrant Future”

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) launched a redesigned and updated website, offering its audiences a modern resource for easier access to information on the value cleaning products bring to all facets of life. “The...
22-Apr-2019 3:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites


American Cleaning Institute Response – Final FDA Rule on Consumer Hand Sanitizers

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) welcomed a final rule governing hand sanitizers and their ingredients issued by the Food and Drug Adminstration. The FDA is allowing adequate time for manufacturers to complete new studies to generate data...
11-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Spring Cleaning in Full Bloom…That Means Packets Up! in the Laundry Room

As we commemorate National Poison Prevention Week and head into spring cleaning season, the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) offers simple tips to keep liquid laundry packets and all household cleaning products up and out of sight of vulnerable...
12-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


ACI Welcomes New FDA Rulemaking for Food Handler Antiseptic Products

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) welcomed a proposal by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to create a separate regulatory category for antiseptic products used in food handler settings.
10-Dec-2018 9:15 AM EST Add to Favorites


ACI Responds to "Sensational" Study Claims on Cleaners, Disinfectants

A study and related analysis claiming cleaners and disinfectants contribute to children’s risk of being overweight are “sensational” and “don’t really hold up,” according to the American Cleaning Institute.​
20-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


American Cleaning Institute Names Toxicologist James Kim as Associate Vice President, Science & Regulatory Affairs

James Kim, a toxicologist with extensive scientific and research experience in the public, private and academic sectors, has joined the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) as Associate Vice President, Science & Regulatory Affairs. Dr. Kim most...
30-Jul-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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

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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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