Dangerous airborne viruses are rendered harmless on-the-fly when exposed to energetic, charged fragments of air molecules
CRISPR-based method sterilizes male insects for population suppression of agricultural pests and disease-carrying mosquitoes
A closer look at glutaraldehyde-based chemical agents
While steam sterilization remains the method of choice for the majority of applications, there are some cases in which dry heat is the preferred method.
Autoclaves use heat and pressure with water to create superheated steam. Therefore, they can pose significant hazards to untrained or careless employees
Sterilwave 100 is a compact solution for the decontamination of potentially hazardous medical waste, complying with environment protection requirements and the strictest international regulations
Currently, most deep-UV lamps are mercury-based. They pose a threat to the environment, and are bulky and inefficient
Nanotech enables powerful and portable sterilization equipment
The focus of this article is ethylene oxide, a frequently used and potentially hazardous sterilizing agent.
Vaporized hydrogen peroxide sterilization is effective, but not without hazards.