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ACI Urges FDA to Address Hand Sanitizer Safety Concerns

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) is pressing the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to clarify policies on labeling and refilling practices involving hand sanitizers. In a letter sent to the agency, ACI expressed concerns related to...
30-Mar-2021 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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"Store Not Décor”: New Campaign Aims to Prevent Accidental Poisonings in Children

New research from the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) finds nearly 13% of Americans are not storing liquid laundry packets in their original child resistant containers. In response, ACI has launched the #StoreNotDecor Challenge to help families...
22-Mar-2021 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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American Cleaning Institute Joins National Blue Ribbon Task Force To Stem Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI), the trade association for the cleaning product supply chain, joined the National Blue Ribbon Task Force to Stem COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy. This is a national effort spearheaded by The Creative Coalition in...
11-Mar-2021 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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ACI Unveils ‘How to Read a Cleaning Product Label’ Resource

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) unveiled two new online resources aimed at enhancing consumer understanding and access to information about cleaning product ingredients: "How to Read a Product Label" and "Ingredients by Brand and Company."
25-Feb-2021 9:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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American Cleaning Institute Partners with Good360 and SBP on Disaster Resiliency Efforts

The American Cleaning Institute is launching a strategic partnership with national nonprofits Good360 and SBP that will enhance ACI member company efforts to more efficiently and effectively contribute to disaster relief efforts.
21-Jan-2021 9:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Research: EU Model Overestimates Environmental Exposure of Key Surfactant

A European Union model used to predict the environmental exposure of a major detergent ingredient is overly conservative and “significantly overestimates” effluent concentrations, new research shows. A study co-authored by the American Cleaning...
13-Jan-2021 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Staying Safe While Home for the Holidays

COVID-19 cases around the country are on the rise and that trend is expected to continue throughout the holidays. As parents continue to be hypervigilant about keeping their homes as clean as possible during the pandemic, it is likely that there...
24-Nov-2020 11:40 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Survey Finds Decline in Handwashing Practices Since Beginning of Pandemic

As we commemorate Global Handwashing Day on October 15, the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) reports a 14-percentage point decline in frequent handwashing since the start of the pandemic, according to a new national survey.
9-Oct-2020 3:35 PM 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

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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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