Ethanol Purity, Grades, and Extraction Techniques

This post covers the unique characteristics of high purity ethanol for commercial cannabis extraction. We’ll outline methods that improve batch efficiency, reduce terpene loss from decarboxylation, and minimize residual solvents. In large-scale extraction environments, closed-loop systems and pure, undenatured 200 proof ethanol allow more complete solvent removal.

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New: Minncare Sporicidal Disinfectants & Foggers

Minncare and Actril are two examples of cold sterilants used for endoscope, dialysis, and cleanroom disinfection. Both are authorized as Class A sterilants by the EPA. Cold sterilants provide non-invasive sterilization of dental/surgical equipment such as pressure clamps, tubing clamps, blood pressure cuffs, mirrors, etc.

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Guide to USP <1072> Disinfectants & Sporicides

USP <1072> outlines decontamination practices for critical environments.In this post, we’ll outline the types of chemical disinfectants and sterilants used in cleanrooms and laboratories. This includes isopropyl alcohol, bleach, formaldehyde, hydrogen peroxide, and peracetic acid. 

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70% Alcohol Battles Against Super Bacteria?

New reports indicate that alcohol hand washes and sanitizers may be losing the hygiene battle against super strains of Enterococcal bacterial. Educating practitioners and patients on the when, where, and why of hand sanitation in healthcare has led to a pronounced decline in MIRS and HCAIs for the greater part of the last 20 years. Meanwhile, “what” we wash our hands with has required little examination.

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New: Vileda Professional Cleanroom Products

Vileda Professional Cleanroom Mops support most critical applications. Each Vileda mop head, frame, or bucket connects over 30 years of development for controlled environments and healthcare. Find stainless steel mop sets and handles, or ask about quantity discounts on Vileda mop refills, pads, and accessories. Join St. Johns and other leading healthcare organizations for enhanced sanitization within controlled environments, cleanrooms and healthcare facilities.

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