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Did you know that room disinfection with hydrogen peroxide is one of the most used techniques to reduce the environmental contamination of multidrug-resistant organisms today?

In recent years, non-manual disinfection technique (sometimes called ‘Non-touch disinfection’) with hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) vapor or aerosol has gained interest. This method replaces the conventional ‘hands-on’ disinfection, a highly user-dependent and complicated to standardize technique. ‘No-touch’ methods of room decontamination have been demonstrated to reduce key multidrug-resistant organisms on surfaces and environments in healthcare rooms.

More details on the link below:
https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/environmental-hygiene/role-hydrogen-peroxide-vapor-systems-infection-control

For monitoring the efficacy of this technology, Terragene has developed two innovatives indicators, the only ones in the market:

– A rapid biological indicator with readout in only one hour
https://www.terragene.com.ar/en/products/infection-control/environmental-disinfection/bt97/

– A 3D chemical indicator for evaluating the H2O2 diffusion inside the room
https://www.terragene.com.ar/en/products/infection-control/environmental-disinfection/cds47v-2/
https://www.terragene.com.ar/en/products/infection-control/environmental-disinfection/cds47v/

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Terragene was founded in 2006 with national resources, and its production and development plant is located in Rosario, Argentina. Today, through its Infection Control Division, it is a leading manufacturer, offering more than 150 products for the control efficiency of sterilization, cleaning, washing and thermo disinfection processes in hospitals, dental clinics and food, cosmetic, Pharmacists and medical devices.

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